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Women, Modernism, and Performance

by Penny Farfan

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  • 30 Currently reading

Published by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literary theory,
  • Theatre, drama,
  • General,
  • Theater - General,
  • Performing Arts / Theater / General,
  • Philosophy / General,
  • Philosophy : General,
  • Philosophy,
  • Performing Arts

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages185
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9544994M
    ISBN 100521040981
    ISBN 109780521040983
    OCLC/WorldCa426466243

    Modernism and Literature demonstrates the interdisciplinary scope as well as the global relevance of modernism." Anita Patterson, Associate Professor of English, Boston University "This exciting new anthology of modernist literature and culture will undoubtedly become an indispensable resource for readers, teachers, and researchers alike.   Lorraine Sim, Ordinary Matters: Modernist Women’s Literature and Photography (Bloomsbury, ) What inspired you to write Ordinary Matters?. The idea developed from my first book, Virginia Woolf: the Patterns of Ordinary s the end of that project I realised there was much more that I wanted to explore, both in terms of the concept of the everyday and its .

    The Literary Modernism book series by multiple authors includes books Our Joyce: From Outcast to Icon (Literary Modernism Series), William Faulkner: Self-Presentation and Performance (Literary Modernism Series), Edith Wharton's Inner Circle, and several more. Modern Women book. Read 4 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. This landmark survey represents the first effort by a major North Ameri /5.

      First published in , 'Women, Politics and Performance in South African Theatre Today' is an important contribution to : Lizbeth Goodman. Literary modernism, or modernist literature, has its origins in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, mainly in Europe and North America, and is characterized by a self-conscious break with traditional ways of writing, in both poetry and prose ists experimented with literary form and expression, as exemplified by Ezra Pound's maxim to "Make it new."Cultural origins: Industrial Revolution.


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Book Description Women, Modernism, and Performance is an interdisciplinary study that considers a variety of texts and modes of performance in order to clarify the position of women within--and in relation to - modern theatre by: Book Description Women, Modernism, and Performance is an interdisciplinary study that considers a variety of texts and modes of performance in order to clarify the position of women within--and in relation to - modern theatre by:   This interdisciplinary study considers a variety of texts and modes of performance in order to clarify the position of women within--and in relation to--modern theatre history.

Modernism Penny Farfan identifies the different objectives, strategies, possibilities, and limitations of feminist-modernist performance : Penny Farfan. Women, Modernism, and Performance / by Penny Farfan p. Includes bibliographical references and index.

isbn 0 4 1. Women in the theater – Europe – History – 19th century. Women in the theater – Europe – History – 20th century.

Women in the performing arts –. The ancient world served as an unconventional source of inspiration for a generation of modernists.

Drawing on examples from literature, dance, photography, and film, Modernism's Mythic Pose argues that a strain of antimodern-classicism permeates modernist celebrations of novelty, shock, and technology. The touchstone of Preston's study is Delsartism--the popular transnational movement Cited by: Women, Modernism, and Performance is an interdisciplinary study that looks at a variety of texts and modes of performance in order to clarify the position of women within - and in relation to - modern theatre history.

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Three Artists (Three Women): Modernism and the Art of Hesse, Krasner, and O'KeeffeCited by: 9. $ Women Artists and Modernism is an anthology of new essays on women artists in the twentieth century. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App.

Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device : Paperback. Women, Modernism, and Performance is an interdisciplinary study that considers a wide variety of sources in order to clarify the position of women within - and in relation to - modern theatre history.

Penny Farfan reveals how playwrights, actors and critics transformed the representation of gender in art and : Penny Farfan. The deconstructive nature of women's performance art is thus doubly powerful because of the status of women in relation to representation, a status which, in the performance context, inherently foregrounds the phallocentricity of modernism/pa-triarchy and its signifying systems.

Women performance artists show an intrinsic. As the first examination of women's foremost contributions to Jerzy Grotowski's cross-cultural investigation of performance, this book complements and broadens existing literature by offering a more diverse and inclusive re-assessment of Grotowski's legacy, thereby probing its significance for contemporary performance practice and by: 2.

"Both Ann Cooper Albright's and Rhonda Garelick's books are important contributions to a female artist, whose place on the agenda of French modernism is now less refutable than ever. Both authors have done much to shed further light on the sometimes counter intuitive complexity of this by:   Christina N.

Baker’s Contemporary Black Women Filmmakers and the Art of Resistance is the first book-length analysis of representations of Black femaleness in the feature films of Black women filmmakers resist dominant ideologies about Black womanhood, deliberately and creatively reconstructing meanings of Blackness that draw from their personal experiences and create 5/5(1).

Modernism and Theatrical Performance. "Most books on modernism do not mention theatre at all," writes Moi, and the reason for this silence is that "modernism is profoundly antitheatrical Author: Kirsten Shepherd-Barr. The Routledge Drama Anthology and Sourcebook is a groundbreaking compilation of the key movements in the history of modern theatre, from the late Nineteenth Century to contemporary performance practice.

Each of the book’s five sections comprises a selection of plays and performance texts that define their period, reproduced in full and accompanied by key theoretical /5(6). In Modernist Women Writers and War, Julie Goodspeed-Chadwick examines important avant-garde writings by three American women authors and shows that during World Wars I and II a new kind of war literature emerged—one in which feminist investigation of war and trauma effectively counters the paradigmatic war experience long narrated by men.

Two important books: Bonnie Kime Scott, Gender and Modernism (s anthology), and Rita Felski, The Gender of Modernity (mids) But there is a third reason: the merging of modernity and modernist style or topics with the very notions of gender, often flying under the radar but powerfully sharing our notions of modern culture.

Ahead of International Women's Day, we take a look at some of these early pioneers and the impact of their work on British Modernism. Aiton & Scott Norah Aiton () and Betty Scott () met as students at the Architectural Association during the mids.

Modern woman was made between the French Revolution and the end of the First World War. In this time, the women of Europe crafted new ideas about their sexuaity, motherhood, the home, the politics of femininity, and their working roles.4/5. On the disjunction between modernist feminist scholarship and its reception or dissemination, see the essays collected in “The Future of Women in Modernism,” ed.

Tory Young and Jeff Wallace, special issue, Literature Comp no. 1 (), and “Women’s Fiction, New Modernist Studies, and Feminism,” ed. Anne E. Fernald, Modern Fiction Stud no. 2 ().Author: Urmila Seshagiri.

performance – has dominated the understanding of theatre Perhaps historians of modernism cannot move away from a reliance on artifact, whether painting, script, musical notation, or poem, unless they undergo a radical rethinking of what is considered valid “evidence” and embrace the.Alexandra Harris on Modernism.

Modernism is about form more than content, says the scholar of English literature. The book is seen as an important modernist text. It is a departure from the traditional novel, isn’t it?

Five Books aims to keep its book recommendations and interviews up to .This is an amazing old school book. It was originally published in reminds me of the book I read in my teens and 20's. Featuring 3 women all born in the early 40's and how various culturally significant events shaped their lives/5.