French Women Playwrights of the Twentieth Century

French Women Playwrights of the Twentieth Century

Author: Cecilia Beach

Publisher: Greenwood

ISBN: MINN:31951D016074098

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 538

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Like Beach's preceding volume, French Women Playwrights Before the Twentieth Century: A Checklist (Greenwood 1994), this reference book presents an extensive list of the dramatic works of 20th-century French women playwrights including biographical information as well as the place and date of publication and performances, and the identification of holding libraries.
Women's Studies
Language: en
Pages: 858
Authors: Linda A. Krikos, Cindy Ingold, Catherine R. Loeb
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004 - Publisher: Libraries Unlimited

This monumental work maps the field of women's studies publications, covering thousands of titles and Web sites in 19 subject areas published in the last two decades of the 20th century.
Staging Politics and Gender
Language: en
Pages: 187
Authors: C. Beach
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-06-15 - Publisher: Springer

In Staging Politics and Gender , Cecilia Beach examines the political and feminist plays of French playwrights who have largely been overlooked until now. Beach highlights the importance of theatrical endeavors which women perceived as a powerful way to promote political opinions. The author analyzes the work of Louise Michel,
French Women Playwrights of the Twentieth Century
Language: en
Pages: 544
Authors: Cecilia Beach
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1996 - Publisher: Greenwood

Like Beach's preceding volume, French Women Playwrights Before the Twentieth Century: A Checklist (Greenwood 1994), this reference book presents an extensive list of the dramatic works of 20th-century French women playwrights including biographical information as well as the place and date of publication and performances, and the identification of holding
A Field of Honor
Language: en
Pages: 536
Authors: Gregory S. Brown
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-01-22 - Publisher: Columbia University Press

Gregory S. Brown's A Field of Honor: The Identities of Writers, Court Culture and Public Theater in the French Intellectual Field from Racine to the Revolution offers a multilevel study of the intellectual, social, and institutional contexts of dramatic authorship and the world of playwrights in 18th-century Paris. Brown deftly
A History of Women's Writing in France
Language: en
Pages: 332
Authors: Sonya Stephens
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000-05-22 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Chronological survey of women's writing in France from the sixth century to the present.