The Resource Peering behind the curtain : disability, illness, and the extraordinary body in contemporary theater, edited by Thomas Fahy and Kimball King

Peering behind the curtain : disability, illness, and the extraordinary body in contemporary theater, edited by Thomas Fahy and Kimball King

Label
Peering behind the curtain : disability, illness, and the extraordinary body in contemporary theater
Title
Peering behind the curtain
Title remainder
disability, illness, and the extraordinary body in contemporary theater
Statement of responsibility
edited by Thomas Fahy and Kimball King
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 822.910935208
  • 812/.50935208
  • 812.50935208
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
  • PS338.P4
  • PS338.P4
LC item number
  • P44 2002
  • P44 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Studies in modern drama
Label
Peering behind the curtain : disability, illness, and the extraordinary body in contemporary theater, edited by Thomas Fahy and Kimball King
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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Contents
General Editor's Note / Kimball King -- Peering behind the Curtain: An Introduction / Thomas Fahy -- Between Two Worlds: The Emerging Aesthetic of the National Theater of the Deaf / Kanta Kochhar-Lindgren -- "Better Me Than You": Children of a Lesser God, Deaf Education, and Paternalism / Robert C. Spirko -- Violence, Pain, Pleasure: Wit / Pamela Cooper -- Making an Art out of Suffering: Bill T. Jones's Uncle Tom / Tess Chakkalakal -- "It Hurts?": Afflicted Bodies in Beckett's Drama / Ruby Cohn -- Depression - the Undiagnosed Disability in Marsha Norman's 'night, Mother / Sarah Reuning -- "Some Unheard-of Thing": Freaks, Families, and Coming of Age in The Member of the Wedding / Thomas Fahy -- Young Doctors Come to See the Elephant Man / Johanna Shapiro -- Acting without Limits: Profiles of Three Physically Disabled Performers / Lilah F. Morris -- Two-Act Play / Nancy Bezant -- An Interview with James MacDonald / Thomas Fahy -- Balance Is Stillness: A Play / James MacDonald
Control code
000023130637
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 179 p.
Isbn
9780415929974
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
2001048571
Other physical details
ill.
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.b20572724
System control number
  • 23130637lw
  • (OCoLC)48140539

Library Locations

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