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  1. Women and Dramatic Production 1550 - 1700

    By Alison Findlay, Gweno (University Of Ripon And York St John) Williams, Stephanie (University Of Sunderland) Wright

    Series: Longman Medieval and Renaissance Library

    There is a traditional view that women were absent from the field of dramatic production in the early modern period because of their exclusion from professional theatre. Women and Dramatic Production 1550-1700 challenges this view and breaks new ground in arguing that, far from writing in closeted...

    Published November 27th 2000 by Routledge

  2. Samuel Beckett

    By David Pattie

    Series: Routledge Guides to Literature

    Samuel Beckett's work forever changed the concepts of literature and theatre. His work remains a core part of introductory courses on literary history, drama, theatre or performance and also features in more specialist modules such as Modernism or The Absurd. Samuel Beckett is a comprehensive...

    Published November 23rd 2000 by Routledge

  3. The Language of Drama

    By Keith Sanger

    Series: Intertext

    The Language of Drama* applies contemporary linguistic research to a wide range of plays, soap operas and screenplays, ranging from Shakespeare to Stoppard, Coronation Street to The Archers * is written in a clear, user-friendly style by a practising teacher * is illustrated throughout with...

    Published September 14th 2000 by Routledge

  4. Black Women Playwrights

    Visions on the American Stage

    By Carol P. Marsh-Lockett

    Edited by Carol P. Marsh-Lockett

    Series: Studies in Modern Drama

    First published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published December 1st 1998 by Routledge

  5. English Stage Comedy 1490-1990

    Edited by Alexander Leggatt

    First published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published August 20th 1998 by Routledge

  6. Pronouncing Shakespeare's Words

    A Guide from A to Zounds

    Edited by Dale F. Coye

    A sensible and straightforward guide for students, teachers, and actors of Shakespeare. Based on the results of an extensive survey of 100 Shakespearean scholars and dramatists from the US, Canada, and the UK. Their recommendations on the pronunciation of over 300 controversial words, together with...

    Published August 1st 1998 by Routledge

  7. Arnold Wesker

    A Casebook

    Edited by Reade W. Dornan

    Series: Casebooks on Modern Dramatists

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

    Published July 1st 1998 by Routledge

  8. Tragedy

    By John Drakakis, Naomi Conn Liebler

    Series: Longman Critical Readers

    This wide-ranging and unique collection of documents on one of the most enduring of literary genres, Tragedy, offers a radical revaluation of its significance in the light of the critical attention that it has received during the past one-hundred and fifty years. The foundations of much...

    Published April 9th 1998 by Routledge

  9. Engendering a Nation

    A Feminist Account of Shakespeare's English Histories

    By Jean E. Howard, Phyllis Rackin

    Series: Feminist Readings of Shakespeare

    Engendering a Nation adopts a sophisticated feminist analysis to examine the place of gender in contesting representations of nationhood in early modern England. Plays featured include: * King John* Henry VI, Part I* Henry VI, Part II* Henry, Part III* Richard III* Richard II* Henry V. It will be a...

    Published April 17th 1997 by Routledge

  10. 'Tis Pity She's A Whore

    John Ford

    By John Ford

    Edited by Simon Barker

    Series: Routledge English Texts

    The last decade has seen a revival of interest in John Ford and especially 'Tis Pity She's a Whore, his tragedy of religious scepticism, incestuous love, and revenge. This text in particular has provided a focus for scholarship as well as being the subject of a number of major theatrical...

    Published April 3rd 1997 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Elizabethan Grotesque (Routledge Revivals)
    By Neil Rhodes
    To Be Published July 28th 2015
  2. Companion to Literary Myths, Heroes and Archetypes
    Edited by Pierre Brunel
    To Be Published July 31st 2015
  3. Reading the Renaissance: Culture, Poetics, and Drama
    Edited by Jonathan Hart
    To Be Published August 21st 2015
  4. Adapting Chekhov: The Text and its Mutations
    Edited by J. Douglas Clayton, Yana Meerzon
    To Be Published August 21st 2015
  5. Ibsen: An Approach
    By Janko Lavrin
    To Be Published August 24th 2015

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