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Interpreting the Theatrical Past Reading

READING LIST

 

PRIMARY TEXTS

Thomas Postlewait, The Cambridge Introduction to Theatre Historiography (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2009)

Thomas Postlewait & Bruce A. McConachie, Interpreting the Theatrical Past: Essays in the Historiography of Performance (Iowa City: University of Iowa Press, 1989)
 
 

SECONDARY TEXTS

 
Peter Burke, What is Cultural History (Cambridge: Polity Press, 1988)
 
J. S. Bratton, New Readings in Theatre History (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2003)
 
Charlotte Canning & Tom Postlewait (eds.), Representing the Past: Essays in Performance Historiography (Iowa: University of Iowa Press, 2010)
 
Keith Jenkins, Re-thinking History (London: Routledge, 1991, reprinted, 2003)
 
Jim Davis (with Gilli Bush-Bailey, Jackie Bratton & Kati Normington), ‘Research Methods in Theatre History’ in Baz Kershaw & Helen Nicholson, eds., Research Methods in Theatre and Performance (Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2011
 
David Wiles & Christine Dymkowski, eds., The Cambridge Companion to Theatre History (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2013)

 

Scanned Readings:

confessions_of_an_encyclopedist_dennis_kennedy.pdf

 the_theatrical_public_sphere_chp_2.pdf

a_matter_of_style.pdf

the_theatrical_portrait.pdf

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actors_biography_and_myth_making.pdf

locating_the_theatrical_public_sphere.pdf

davis4_001.zip