War Plays by Women War Plays by Women

War Plays by Women

An International Anthology

Agnes Cardinal and Others
    • £42.99
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Publisher Description

This anthology consists of ten plays from countries involved in the First World War, including plays from Germany and France never before available in translation.
Representing a range of dramatic forms, from radio play to street-epic, from comic sketch to musical, this anthology includes plays from: Gertrude Stein, Muriel Box, Marion Wentworth Craig, Dorothy Hewett, Berta Lask, Marie Leneru, Wendy Lill, Alice Dunbar Nelson, and Christina Reid. Highly successful in their day, these plays demonstrate how women have attempted to use theatre to achieve social change. The collection explores the historical development of theatrical conventions and genres and the historical context of social and gender issues.

GENRE
Arts & Entertainment
RELEASED
2013
11 October
LANGUAGE
EN
English
LENGTH
240
Pages
PUBLISHER
Taylor & Francis
SIZE
3.3
MB

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