Playing Spaces in Early Womens Drama by Alison FindlayPlaying Spaces in Early Womens Drama by Alison Findlay

Playing Spaces in Early Womens Drama

byAlison Findlay

Paperback | March 19, 2009

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From the Abbess of Barking to Aphra Behn, women manipulated dramatic venues and settings to renegotiate their place in society. This is the first study to examine the playing spaces for early modern women's drama and how women played with space in scripts and performances.
Title:Playing Spaces in Early Womens DramaFormat:PaperbackDimensions:272 pages, 9.02 × 5.98 × 0.63 inPublished:March 19, 2009Publisher:Cambridge University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0521105293

ISBN - 13:9780521105293


Table of Contents

Introduction: 1. Homes; 2. Gardens; 3. Courts; 4. Sororities; 5. Cities; Notes; Index.

Editorial Reviews

"Playing Spaces offers a fascinating narrative. With any luck it should open the way for more such innovative and imaginative work-even bolder dialogues between art history, architectural history, and literary scholarship." - Sixteenth Century Journal