Love in Contemporary British Drama

The book series CDE Studies invites monographs (and collections) on issues in contemporary Anglophone dramatic literature and theatre performance.

Love in Contemporary British Drama

The book series CDE Studies invites monographs (and collections) on issues in contemporary Anglophone dramatic literature and theatre performance. The book series is dedicated to the analysis and renegotiation of contemporary writers and plays and their historical, political, formal, theoretical and methodological contexts.

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Love in Contemporary British Drama
Language: en
Pages: 300
Authors: Korbinian Stöckl
Categories:
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-03-30 - Publisher:

The book series CDE Studies invites monographs (and collections) on issues in contemporary Anglophone dramatic literature and theatre performance. The book series is dedicated to the analysis and renegotiation of contemporary writers and plays and their historical, political, formal, theoretical and methodological contexts.
Love in Contemporary British Drama
Language: en
Pages: 303
Authors: Korbinian Stöckl
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-01-18 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG

Despite the recent turn to affects and emotions in the humanities and despite the unceasing popularity of romantic and erotic love as a motif in fictional works of all genres, the subject has received surprisingly little attention in academic studies of contemporary drama. Love in Contemporary British Drama reflects the
Elizabethan and Jacobean Reappropriation in Contemporary British Drama
Language: en
Pages: 194
Authors: Graham Saunders
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-10-14 - Publisher: Springer

This book examines British playwrights' responses to the work of Shakespeare and his contemporaries since 1945, from Tom Stoppard's Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead to Sarah Kane’s Blasted and Jez Butterworth’s Jerusalem. Using the work of Julie Sanders and others working in the fields of Adaptation Studies and intertextual criticism,
Affects in 21st-Century British Theatre
Language: en
Pages: 284
Authors: Mireia Aragay, Cristina Delgado-García, Martin Middeke
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-04-09 - Publisher: Springer Nature

This book explores the various manifestations of affects in British theatre of the 21st century. The introduction gives a concise survey of existing and emerging theoretical and research trends and argues in favour of a capacious understanding of affects that mediates between more autonomous and more social approaches. The twelve
After In-Yer-Face Theatre
Language: en
Pages: 251
Authors: William C. Boles
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-04-29 - Publisher: Springer Nature

This book revisits In-Yer-Face theatre, an explosive, energetic theatrical movement from the 1990s that introduced the world to playwrights Sarah Kane, Martin McDonagh, Mark Ravenhill, Jez Butterworth, and many others. Split into three sections the book re-examines the era, considers the movement’s influence on international theatre, and considers its lasting