Cultural Readings Of Restoration And Eighteenth Century English Theater

Author: Deborah Payne Fisk
Publisher: University of Georgia Press
ISBN: 0820337897
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Ranging in approach from feminist to historicist, the eleven essays in this collection share the culturalist premise that the drama of late Stuart and early Georgian England helped to constitute the dominant ideology of the period.

Broken Boundaries

Author: Katherine M. Quinsey
Publisher: University Press of Kentucky
ISBN: 0813147832
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J. Douglas Canfield, Regents' Professor at the University of Arizona, is the author
of Nicholas Roue and Christian Tragedy (1977) and Word as Bond in English
Literature from the Middle Ages to the Restoration (1989). With J. Paul Hunter, he
coedited Rhetorics of Order/Ordering Rhetorics in English Neoclassical Literature
(1989), and with Deborah C. Payne, Cultural Readings of Restoration and
Eighteenth-Century English Theater (1995). His ideological analysis of
Restoration ...

Moral Reform In Comedy And Culture 1696 1747

Author: Dr Aparna Gollapudi
Publisher: Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.
ISBN: 1409478793
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... in Cultural Readings of Restoration and Eighteenth-Century English Theater, (
eds) Douglas Canfield and Deborah Payne (Athens: University of Georgia Press,
1995), 114-40; Anita Pacheco, “Reading Toryism in Aphra Behn's Cit-Cuckolding
Comedies,” Review of English Studies 55 (2004): 690-708; Matthew Kinservik,
Disciplining Satire: Certainly, playwrights and audiences were very much aware
that in V.

Prologues Epilogues Curtain Raisers And Afterpieces

Author: Daniel James Ennis
Publisher: University of Delaware Press
ISBN: 9780874139679
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Much of the most interesting work done on prologues and epilogues since
Knapp's volume has been focused on the intersections of drama and gender.
Deborah C. Payne, in Cultural Readings of Restoration and Eighteenth-Century
English Theater, points out that women were asked to deliver a disproportionate
number of prologues and epilogues during the Restoration, and in such
prologues and epilogues "women are shown to be more receptive to new plays
than men."20 This ...

Four Restoration Libertine Plays

Author: Deborah Payne Fisk
Publisher: OUP Oxford
ISBN: 9780191517822
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Restoration Theatre (London, 1965); John Loftis (ed.), Restoration Drama:
Modern Essays in Criticism (New York, 1966); Earl Miner (ed.), Restoration
Dramatists: A Collection ofCritical Essays (Englewood Cliffs, NJ, 1966); Robert D.
Hume (ed.), The London Theatre World, 1660–1800 (Carbondale, Ill., 1980);
Richard W. Bevis (ed.), English Drama: Restoration and Eighteenth Century,
1660– 1789 (London, 1988); J. Douglas Canfield and Deborah C. Payne (eds.),
Cultural Readings ...

Revisiting Shakespeare S Lost Play

Author: Deborah C. Payne
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 3319465147
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This collection of essays centres on Double Falsehood, Lewis Theobald’s 1727 adaptation of the “lost” play of Cardenio, possibly co-authored by John Fletcher and William Shakespeare.

Theatre And Culture In Early Modern England 1650 1737

Author: Catie Gill
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1351880128
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Framed by the publication of Leviathan and the 1713 Licensing Act, this collection provides analysis of both canonical and non-canonical texts within the scope of an eighty-year period of theatre history, allowing for definition and ...

Englische Literaturgeschichte

Author: Ina Schabert
Publisher: Kroner
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Laura BROWN, English Dramatic Form, 1660-1760: An Essay in Generic History,
New Haven 1981. Laura BROWN, »The Defenceless Woman and the
Development of English Tragedy«, Studies in English Literature 22 (1982) 429-
443. J. Douglas CANFIELD, Deborah С PAYNE, Cultural Readings of
Restoration and Eighteenth-Century English Theater, Athens, Georgia 1995. Ian
DONALDSON, The Rapes of Lucretia: A Myth and Its Transformations, Oxford
1982. Margaret Anne ...

Eine Andere Geschichte Der Englischen Literatur

Author: Ansgar Nünning
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1 984. "The Ideology of Restoration Tragicomedy." English Literary History 5 1 :
447-464. Canfield, J. Douglas & Deborah C. Payne, Hgg. 1995. Cultural
Readings of Restoration and Eighteenth-Century English Theater. Athens, GA:
University of Georgia Press. Cordner, Michael. 1990. "Marriage Comedy after the
1688 Revolution: Southerne to Vanbrugh." The Modern Language Review 85:
273-289. * Corman, Brian. 1993. Genre and Generic Change in English Comedy,

The Eighteenth Century

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wood et al. decisively, and finally puts the issue to rest, Without God or Reason:
The Plays of Thomas Shadwell and Secular Ethics in the Restoration (Lewisburg,
PA, 1993), 35-52. 3. J. Douglas Canfield, Tricksters and Estates: On the Ideology
of Restoration Comedy (Lexington, 1997), 250. 4. Canfield, "Shifting Tropes of
Ideology in English Serious Drama, Late Stuart to Early Georgian," Cultural
Readings of Restoration and Eighteenth-Century English Theater, ed. Can- field
and ...