|Forlag||Taylor and Francis|
|Emne||Ancient (Classical) Greek; England; Gender studies: women; Literary studies: c 1500 to c 1800; Literary studies: classical, early & medieval; Literary studies: general; Literary studies: plays & playwrights; Theatre studies; c 1500 to c 1600; c 1600 to c 1700|
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Om Renaissance Drama by Women: Texts and Do
Renaissance Drama By Women is a unique volume of plays and documents. For the first time, it demonstrates the wide range of theatrical activity in which women were involved during the Renaissance period. It includes full-length plays, a translated fragment by Queen Elizabeth I, a masque, and a substantial number of historical documents. With full and up-to-date accompanying critical material, this collection of texts is an exciting and invaluable resource for use in both the classroom and research. Special features introduced by the editors include: * introductory material to each play * modernized spellings * extensive notes and annotations * biographical essays on each playwright * a complete bibliography Methodically and authoritatively edited by S. P. Cerasano and Marion Wynne-Davies, Renaissance Drama by Women is a true breakthrough for the study of women's literature and performance.