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The Resource Colorblind Shakespeare : new perspectives on race and performance, edited by Ayanna Thompson

Colorblind Shakespeare : new perspectives on race and performance, edited by Ayanna Thompson

Label
Colorblind Shakespeare : new perspectives on race and performance
Title
Colorblind Shakespeare
Title remainder
new perspectives on race and performance
Statement of responsibility
edited by Ayanna Thompson
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1972-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Thompson, Ayanna
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Theater
  • Race in literature
Label
Colorblind Shakespeare : new perspectives on race and performance, edited by Ayanna Thompson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Practicing a theory/theorizing a practice : an introduction to Shakespearean colorblind casting / Ayanna Thompson -- Ocular revisions : re-casting Othello in text and performance / Angela C. Pao -- Colorblind casting in single-sex Shakespeare / Sujata Iyengar -- Faux show : falling into history in Kenneth Branagh's Love's labour's lost / Courtney Lehmann -- When race matters : reading race in Richard III and Macbeth / Lisa M. Anderson -- Ira Aldridge, Shakespeare, and color-conscious performances in nineteenth-century Europe / Krystyna Kujawinska Courtney -- My own private Shakespeare, or, Am I deluding myself? / Antonio Ocampo-Guzman -- In the blood : William Shakespeare, August Wilson, and a black director / Ayanna Thompson interviews Timothy Douglas -- Civic ShakesPR : middlebrow multiculturalism, white television, and the color bind / Richard Burt -- Gestures of performance : rethinking race in contemporary Shakespeare / Margo Hendricks -- The Cleopatra complex : white actresses on the interracial "classic" stage / Celia R. Daileader -- The Chicago Shakespeare Theatre's rose rage : whiteness, terror, and the fleshwork of theatre in a post-colorblind age / Francesca T. Royster -- The blind side in colorblind casting / Peter Erickson
Control code
ocm64289048
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xvii, 262 p.
Isbn
9780415978026
Lccn
2006005526
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Colorblind Shakespeare : new perspectives on race and performance, edited by Ayanna Thompson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Practicing a theory/theorizing a practice : an introduction to Shakespearean colorblind casting / Ayanna Thompson -- Ocular revisions : re-casting Othello in text and performance / Angela C. Pao -- Colorblind casting in single-sex Shakespeare / Sujata Iyengar -- Faux show : falling into history in Kenneth Branagh's Love's labour's lost / Courtney Lehmann -- When race matters : reading race in Richard III and Macbeth / Lisa M. Anderson -- Ira Aldridge, Shakespeare, and color-conscious performances in nineteenth-century Europe / Krystyna Kujawinska Courtney -- My own private Shakespeare, or, Am I deluding myself? / Antonio Ocampo-Guzman -- In the blood : William Shakespeare, August Wilson, and a black director / Ayanna Thompson interviews Timothy Douglas -- Civic ShakesPR : middlebrow multiculturalism, white television, and the color bind / Richard Burt -- Gestures of performance : rethinking race in contemporary Shakespeare / Margo Hendricks -- The Cleopatra complex : white actresses on the interracial "classic" stage / Celia R. Daileader -- The Chicago Shakespeare Theatre's rose rage : whiteness, terror, and the fleshwork of theatre in a post-colorblind age / Francesca T. Royster -- The blind side in colorblind casting / Peter Erickson
Control code
ocm64289048
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xvii, 262 p.
Isbn
9780415978026
Lccn
2006005526
Other physical details
ill.

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