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  1. Feminist Perspectives on the Body

    By Barbara Brook

    Series: Feminist Perspectives

    Feminist Perspectives on the Body provides an accessible introduction to this extremely popular new area and is aimed at students from a variety of disciplines who are interested in gaining an understanding of the key issues involved. The author explores many important topics including: the Western...

    Published May 11th 1999 by Routledge

  2. Feminist Perspectives on Ethics

    By Elizabeth Porter

    Series: Feminist Perspectives

    Feminist Perspectives on Ethics is a unique guide to the development of feminist thought on ethics and moral agency. Each chapter offers a survey of feminist debates on key areas: the nature of feminist ethics; intimate relationships; professional ethics; politics; sexual politics; abortion and...

    Published April 25th 1999 by Routledge

  3. Feminist Theatre Practice: A Handbook

    By Elaine Aston

    Feminist Theatre Practice: A Handbook is a helpful, practical guide to theatre-making which explores the different ways of representing gender. Best-selling author, Elaine Aston, takes the reader through the various stages of making feminist theatre- from warming up, through workshopped...

    Published March 10th 1999 by Routledge

  4. The Routledge Reader in Gender and Performance

    Edited by Lizbeth Goodman, Jane de Gay

    The Routledge Reader in Gender and Performance presents the most influential and widely-known, critical work on gender and performing arts, together with exciting and provocative new writings. It provides systematically arranged articles to guide the reader from topic to topic, and specially linked...

    Published September 23rd 1998 by Routledge

  5. Off Nevsky Prospekt

    St Petersburg's Theatre Studios in the 1980s and 1990s

    By Elena Markova

    Off Nevsky Prospekt is the first study to be published in English of the exceptionally rich and diverse theatre studio movement which has flourished in St Petersburg during the 1980s and '90s. Professor Markova charts the development of the theatre studios - from their beginnings as a reaction to...

    Published September 15th 1998 by Routledge

  6. Gerhard Hauptmann and the Naturalist Drama

    By John Osborne

    What was German Naturalism? What were its achievements? How does it compare with its counterparts in other European countries? These are some of the difficult questions addressed by John Osborne in Gerhart Hauptmann and the Naturalist Drama, a revised and updated version of his The Naturalist Drama...

    Published August 17th 1998 by Routledge

  7. Renaissance Drama in Action

    By Martin White

    Renaissance Drama in Action is a fascinating exploration of Renaissance theatre practice and staging. Covering questions of contemporary playhouse design, verse and language, staging and rehearsal practices, and acting styles, Martin White relates the characteristics of Renaissance theatre to the...

    Published June 24th 1998 by Routledge

  8. Playing Bit Parts in Shakespeare

    By Professor M M Mahood, M.M. Mahood

    Playing Bit Parts in Shakespeare is a unique survey of the small supporting roles - such as foils, feeds, attendants and messengers - that feature in Shakespeare's plays. Exploring such issues as how bit players should conduct themselves within a scene, and how blank verse or prose may be spoken to...

    Published June 10th 1998 by Routledge

  9. The New York Times Theater Reviews 1995-1996

    Series: The New York Times Theater Reviews

    First published in 1998. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published April 30th 1998 by Routledge

  10. Subversions

    By Erika Block, Gabriele Griffin, Julie Wilkinson

    First Published in 1998. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published April 28th 1998 by Routledge