The Resource Readings in renaissance women's drama : criticism, history, and performance, 1594-1998, edited by S.P. Cerasano and Marion Wynne-Davies

Readings in renaissance women's drama : criticism, history, and performance, 1594-1998, edited by S.P. Cerasano and Marion Wynne-Davies

Label
Readings in renaissance women's drama : criticism, history, and performance, 1594-1998
Title
Readings in renaissance women's drama
Title remainder
criticism, history, and performance, 1594-1998
Statement of responsibility
edited by S.P. Cerasano and Marion Wynne-Davies
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
COCUF
Dewey number
822/.3099287
Index
index present
LC call number
PR658.W6
LC item number
R43 1998eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Readings in renaissance women's drama : criticism, history, and performance, 1594-1998, edited by S.P. Cerasano and Marion Wynne-Davies
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 310-314) and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Early commentaries. Mary Sidney is praised to Elizabeth I (1594). ; Samuel Daniel to Mary Sidney (1594). ; John Davies of Hereford commends Mary Sidney and Elizabeth Cary (1612). ; William Sheares to Elizabeth Cary (1633). ; Jonson and Wroth (1640). ; Elizabeth Cary's Biography (1643-9). ; Celebrating several ladies (1752). ; The Cavalier's Lady and her plays (1872). ; The first scholarly edition of Mary Sidney's Antonie (1897). ; Lumley's play first published (1909). ; The first modern edition of Mariam (1914). ; Early critical recognition of Elizabeth Cary and Margaret Cavendish (1920). ; Woolf on Margaret Cavendish (1925). ; T.S. Eliot on Senecan Drama (1927). ; Virginia Woolf on 'Judith Shakespeare' (1929). ; The first edition of The Concealed Fancies (1931). ; Cary and 'A Woman's Duty' (1940). ; Mary Sidney: Philip's Sister (1957). -- pt. II. Contexts and issues. Women playwrights in England: Renaissance noblewomen / Nancy Cotton. ; The Arts at the English Court of Anna of Denmark / Leeds Barroll. ; 'My seeled chamber and dark parlour room': the English country house and Renaissance women dramatists / Marion Wynne-Davies. ; Women as patrons of English Renaissance drama / David M. Bergeron. ; Women as spectators, spectacles, and paying customers / Jean E. Howard. ; Women as theatrical investors: three shareholders and the second Fortune Playhouse / S.P. Gerasano. ; 'Why may not a lady write a good play?': plays by Early Modern women reassessed as performance texts / Gweno Williams. -- pt. III. Early Modern women dramatists. 'We princes, I tell you, are set on stages': Elizabeth I and dramatic self-representation / Carole Levin. ; Joanna Lumley (1537?-1576/77) / Elaine V. Beilin. ; Jane Lumley's Iphigenia at Aulis: multum in parvo, or, less is more / Stephanie Hodgson-Wright. ; 'Patronesse of the Muses' / Margaret P. Hannay. ; Mary Herbert: Englishing a purified Cleopatra / Tina Krontiris. ; Elizabeth Cary (1585-1639) / Elaine V. Beilin. ; The spectre of resistance: The Tragedy of Mariam (1613) / Margaret W. Ferguson. ; Resisting tyrants: Elizabeth Cary's tragedy / Barbara Kiefer Lewalski. ; An unknown continent: Lady Mary Wroth's forgotten pastoral drama, 'Loves Victorie' / Margaret Anne McLaren. ; 'Like one in a gay masque': the Sidney cousins in the theaters of court and country / Gary Waller. ; 'To be your daughter in your pen': the social functions of literature in the writings of Lady Elizabeth Brackley and Lady Jane Cavendish / Margaret J.M. Ezell. ; 'She gave you the civility of the house': household performance in The Concealed Fancies / Alison Findlay. ; 'My brain the stage': Margaret Cavendish and the fantasy of female performance / Sophie Tomlinson. ; 'A woman write a play!': Jonsonian strategies and the dramatic writings of Margaret Cavendish; or, did the duchess feel the anxiety of influence? / Julie Sanders
Control code
ocn166335005
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 322 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780415164429
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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.b22093369
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)166335005
  • pebcs0203049063

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