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Major Works

Major Works: Drama Genres

You are currently browsing 1–10 of 38 new and published major works in the subject of Drama Genres — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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Routledge Major Works has a strong international focus and each of the sets is edited by a leading expert in their field. This publishing programme continues to grow with new book series being created all the time. Worthy mentions include a new Sports Studies and Construction Series.

Titles published by Routledge Major Works cover an abundance of literature on leading and influential figures, key concepts, topics and sub-disciplines across the social sciences, humanities, behavioural sciences and law.

New and Published Books

  1. Modern Drama

    Edited by Martin Puchner

    Series: Critical Concepts in Literary and Cultural Studies

    What is generally referred to as modern drama was an international development or movement centred in Europe and North America, a movement directed against many of the conventions and institutions of nineteenth-century drama and theatre. Between 1880 and 1960, a number of foundational figures broke...

    Published December 19th 2007 by Routledge

  2. Medieval Drama

    By John C. Coldewey

    Series: Critical Concepts in Literary and Cultural Studies

    Medieval drama, always a popular area of study, has enjoyed a surge of interest in recent years. This new Routledge Major Work now makes available for the first time both the canonical and the best cutting-edge scholarship in the field. Organized generically, geographically and chronologically, the...

    Published July 31st 2007 by Routledge

  3. Jacobean Dramatists

    Critical Heritage Set

    Edited by B.C. Southam

    Comprises of individual volumes on: Christopher Marlowe, Ben Jonson and John Webster.The Critical Heritage gathers together a large body of critical sources on major figures in literature. Each volume presents contemporary responses to a writer's work, enabling students and researchers to read for...

    Published March 31st 2007 by Routledge

  4. Shakespeare

    Critical Heritage Set

    Edited by Brian Vickers

    First published in 2007. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published March 9th 2007 by Routledge

  5. Modern Dramatists

    Edited by B.C. Southam

    First published in 2007. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published March 9th 2007 by Routledge

  6. Twentieth-Century American Drama

    Edited by Brenda Murphy

    Series: Critical Concepts in Literary and Cultural Studies

    There was a vast array of activity in American theatre during the twentieth century, when work produced in the United States reached the height of its significance and influence within the world repertoire. Presenting an overview of criticism on the full range of twentieth-century American drama...

    Published August 15th 2006 by Routledge

  7. Twentieth Century American Drama V1

    Edited by Brenda Murphy

    First published in 2006. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published August 9th 2006 by Routledge

  8. Twentieth Century American Drama V2

    Edited by Brenda Murphy

    First published in 2006. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published August 9th 2006 by Routledge

  9. Twentieth Century American Drama V3

    Edited by Brenda Murphy

    First published in 2006. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published August 9th 2006 by Routledge

  10. Twentieth Century American Drama V4

    Edited by Brenda Murphy

    First published in 2006. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published August 9th 2006 by Routledge