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  1. Strip Show

    Performances of Gender and Desire

    By Katherine Liepe-Levinson

    Series: Gender in Performance

    This book offers an account of an unprecedented North American study of contemporary female and male strip shows. It particularly focuses on the contradictory sex roles, cultural positions, and performance practices of 'straight' strip shows during their second heyday in the early 1990s.Katherine...

    Published November 15th 2001 by Routledge

  2. Shakespeare and Feminist Performance

    Ideology on Stage

    By Sarah Werner

    Series: Accents on Shakespeare

    How do performances of Shakespeare change the meanings of the plays? In this controversial new book, Sarah Werner argues that the text of a Shakespeare play is only one of the many factors that give a performance its meaning. By focusing on The Royal Shakespeare Company, Werner demonstrates how...

    Published July 12th 2001 by Routledge

  3. Feminism

    Critical Concepts in Literary and Cultural Studies

    Edited by Mary Evans

    Series: Critical Concepts in Literary and Cultural Studies

    Feminism has always refused compartmentalisation within any one social context, and this collection attests to its universal relevance. This is a guide for specialist and non-specialist readers to the many debates and discussions to which feminists have contributed in the past two hundred years.The...

    Published October 26th 2000 by Routledge

  4. Feminism & Autobiography

    Texts, Theories, Methods

    By Tess Coslett, Celia Lury, Penny Summerfield

    Series: Transformations

    Featuring essays by leading feminist scholars from a variety of disciplines, this key text explores the latest developments in autobiographical studies. The collection is structured around the inter-linked concepts of genre, inter-subjectivity and memory. Whilst exemplifying the very...

    Published October 19th 2000 by Routledge

  5. Transformations

    Thinking Through Feminism

    Edited by Sarah Ahmed, Jane Kilby, Celia Lury, Maureen McNeil, Maureen Mcneil, Beverley Skeggs

    Series: Transformations

    With contributions from some of the most important current feminist thinkers, Transformations traces both the shifts in thinking that have allowed feminism to arrive at its present point, and the way that feminist agendas have progressed in line with wider social developments. A thorough...

    Published October 5th 2000 by Routledge

  6. On the Winds and Waves of Imagination

    Transnational Feminism and Literature

    By Constance S. Richards

    Series: Wellesley Studies in Critical Theory, Literary History and Culture

    First published in 2000. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published August 8th 2000 by Routledge

  7. Baudrillard's Challenge

    A Feminist Reading

    By Victoria Grace

    This controversial book is the first systematic feminist reading of the work of Jean Baudrillard, one of the most pivotal figures in contemporary cultural theory, and is essential reading for students of feminist theory, sociology and cultural theory. Drawing on the full range of...

    Published May 11th 2000 by Routledge

  8. Shakespeare Without Women

    By Dympna Callaghan

    Series: Accents on Shakespeare

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

    Published November 4th 1999 by Routledge

  9. Shakespeare's Feminine Endings

    Disfiguring Death in the Tragedies

    By Philippa Berry

    Series: Feminist Readings of Shakespeare

    Philippa Berry draws on feminist theory, postmodern thought and queer theory, to challenge existing critical notions of what is fundamental to Shakespearean tragedy. She shows how, through a network of images clustered around feminine or feminized characters, these plays 'disfigure' conventional...

    Published August 26th 1999 by Routledge

  10. Men of Letters, Writing Lives

    By Trev Lynn Broughton

    Trev Lynn Broughton takes an in-depth look at the developments within Victorian auto/biography, and asks what we can learn about the conditions and limits of male literary authority. Providing a feminist analysis of the effects of this literary production on culture, Broughton looks at the increase...

    Published December 3rd 1998 by Routledge