Impersonations : the performance of gender in Shakespeare's England /

"Why was England the only country in Europe to maintain an all-male public theatre in the Renaissance? Stephen Orgel uses this question as the starting point of a fresh and stimulating exploration of the representation of gender in Elizabethan drama and society. Why were boys used to play femal...

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Main Author: Orgel, Stephen.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published:Cambridge [England] ; New York, NY, USA : Cambridge University Press, 1996.
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Eastern Illinois University

Location: Book Stacks A-H 3000; J-L 2000; P-Z 1000 Level

Call Number: PR3095 .O74 1996
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