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The Resource The theater of transformation : postmodernism in American drama, Kerstin Schmidt

The theater of transformation : postmodernism in American drama, Kerstin Schmidt

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The theater of transformation : postmodernism in American drama
Title
The theater of transformation
Title remainder
postmodernism in American drama
Statement of responsibility
Kerstin Schmidt
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Theater of Transformation: Postmodernism in American Drama offers a fresh and innovative reading of the contemporary experimental American theater scene and navigates through the contested and contentious relationship between postmodernism and contemporary drama. This book addresses gender and class as well as racial issues in the context of a theoretical discussion of dramatic texts, textuality, and performance. Transformation is contemporary drama's answer to the questions of postmodernism and a major technique in the development of a postmodern language for the stage. In order to demons
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digitized
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N$T
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1971-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Schmidt, Kerstin
Dewey number
792.09730904
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN2266.5
LC item number
.S36 2005eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Postmodern studies
Series volume
37
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Theater
  • Postmodernism (Literature)
  • American drama
  • PERFORMING ARTS
  • American drama
  • Postmodernism (Literature)
  • Theater
  • United States
  • Postmodernisme
  • Amerikaans
  • Toneelstukken
Label
The theater of transformation : postmodernism in American drama, Kerstin Schmidt
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Publication
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unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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online resource
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  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I Introduction: The Postmodern Condition of Drama; Postmodernism, an Assessment for the Theater; The Repoliticization of Postmodernism; Survey of Selected Secondary Studies; II Theorizing Dramatic Form: Aspects of Transformation in Postmodern Drama; II.1 The Postmodern Sense of Self; II.2 The Dramatic Text, Performance, and Postmodern Authorship; II.3 Theatrical Space and Mediatized Culture; III Jean-Claude van Itallie: Mediatized Culture and the Postmodern Self; III.1 Transformative Selves in "Interview"; III.2 "TV": The Screen Takes Over
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60158390
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Extent
1 online resource (230 pages)
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unknown
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online
Isbn
9781417591206
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unknown
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computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
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not applicable
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unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)60158390
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Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
The theater of transformation : postmodernism in American drama, Kerstin Schmidt
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I Introduction: The Postmodern Condition of Drama; Postmodernism, an Assessment for the Theater; The Repoliticization of Postmodernism; Survey of Selected Secondary Studies; II Theorizing Dramatic Form: Aspects of Transformation in Postmodern Drama; II.1 The Postmodern Sense of Self; II.2 The Dramatic Text, Performance, and Postmodern Authorship; II.3 Theatrical Space and Mediatized Culture; III Jean-Claude van Itallie: Mediatized Culture and the Postmodern Self; III.1 Transformative Selves in "Interview"; III.2 "TV": The Screen Takes Over
Control code
60158390
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (230 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781417591206
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)60158390
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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