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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 27 new and published books in the subject of Feminist Theatre — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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New and Published Books

  1. Sex and War on the American Stage

    Lysistrata in performance 1930-2012

    By Emily B. Klein

    American adaptations of Aristophanes’ enduring comedy Lysistrata have used laughter to critique sex, war, and feminism for nearly a century. Unlike almost any other play circulating in contemporary theatres, Lysistrata has outlived its classical origins in 411 BCE and continues to shock and delight...

    Published April 21st 2014 by Routledge

  2. Beth Henley

    A Casebook

    Edited by Julia A. Fesmire

    Series: Casebooks on Modern Dramatists

    First Published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published June 20th 2002 by Routledge

  3. Feminist Perspectives on Environment and Society

    By Beate Littig

    Series: Feminist Perspectives

    For courses in Environmental studies, Environmental Sociology, Environmental geography and Development studies; Women's studies and Women's issues options on a wide variety of degree courses. Combining theory with practice, this concise, accessible text provides a comprehensive introduction to the...

    Published April 8th 2001 by Routledge

  4. Women's Intercultural Performance

    By Julie Holledge, Joanne Tompkins

    This is the first in-depth examination of contemporary intercultural performance by women around the world. Contemporary feminist performance is explored in the contexts of current intercultural practices, theories and debates. Holledge and Tompkins provide ways of thinking about and analysing...

    Published June 28th 2000 by Routledge

  5. Recording Women

    A Documentation of Six Theatre Productions

    By Geraldine Cousin

    Recording Women documents the work of three leading feminist theater companies in Britain Productions featured are: Scarlet Theatre's Paper Walls, Foursight Theatre's Boadicea: The Red-Bellied Queen, Scarlet Theatre's adaptation of Chekhov's Three Sisters, Sphinx's Voyage in the Dark, Slap, and...

    Published January 9th 2000 by Routledge

  6. War Plays by Women

    An International Anthology

    By Agnes Cardinal, Elaine Turner, Claire M. Tylee

    This anthology consists of ten plays from countries involved in the First World War, including plays from Germany and France never before available in translation. Representing a range of dramatic forms, from radio play to street-epic, from comic sketch to musical, this anthology includes plays...

    Published September 1st 1999 by Routledge

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  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

Forthcoming Books

  1. Beth Henley: A Casebook
    Edited by Julia A. Fesmire
    To Be Published April 29th 2015

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