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Text & Presentation

Kiki Gounaridou

Published December 11th 2011
ISBN : 9780786469956
Paperback
126 pages
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Text & Presentation is an annual anthology of essays devoted to all aspects of theatre and performance scholarship. This new volume represents a selection of the best research presented at the 35th international, interdisciplinary ComparativeMoreText & Presentation is an annual anthology of essays devoted to all aspects of theatre and performance scholarship. This new volume represents a selection of the best research presented at the 35th international, interdisciplinary Comparative Drama Conference in Los Angeles. Topics covered include innovative detective work on Aristophaness and Aeschyluss plays, discussions of Joe Ortons plays as social protest against the power of psychiatry and the asylum, George Eliotss controversial description of the burlesque spirit as fodder for degraded appetites, and psychological depictions of young women entering into sexual experience in Liz Lochheads Dracula, among others.