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The Resource Stage mothers : women, work, and the theater, 1660-1830, edited by Laura Engel and Elaine M. McGirr

Stage mothers : women, work, and the theater, 1660-1830, edited by Laura Engel and Elaine M. McGirr

Label
Stage mothers : women, work, and the theater, 1660-1830
Title
Stage mothers
Title remainder
women, work, and the theater, 1660-1830
Statement of responsibility
edited by Laura Engel and Elaine M. McGirr
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
NhCcYBP
Dewey number
792.02/80820941
Index
index present
LC call number
PN2582.W65
LC item number
S73 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Transits: literature, thought & culture, 1650-1850
Label
Stage mothers : women, work, and the theater, 1660-1830, edited by Laura Engel and Elaine M. McGirr
Link
http://www.byu.eblib.com/EBLWeb/patron/?target=patron&extendedid=P_1864114_0
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Description based on print version record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / Elaine M. McGirr and Laura Engel -- Actresses, motherhood, and the profession of the stage. The divided heart of the actress: late eighteenth-century actresses and the "cult of maternity" / Helen E.M. Brooks -- The inconvenience of the female condition: Anne Oldfield's pregnancies / J.D. Phillipson -- "Inimitable sensibility": Susannah Cibber's performance of maternity / Elaine M. McGirr -- Working mothers on the romantic stage: Sarah Siddons and Mary Robinson / Ellen Malenas Ledoux -- Representations of mothers on the stage and the page. Rebels for love: maternity, absolutism, and the Earl of Orrery's Mustapha / Laura R. Rosenthal -- Rowe's The ambitious stepmother: motherhood and the politics of the blended family / Marilyn Francus -- Staged virtue: Anastasia Robinson as ideal mother in two operas of the 1720 / Kathryn Lowerre -- Maternal duties and filial malapropisms: Frances Sheridan and the problems of theatrical inheritance / Emrys Jones -- My son, my lover: Gothic contagion and maternal sexuality in the mysterious mother / Jade Higa -- Actresses and their children: Elizabeth and Keppel Craven and the domestic drama of mother-son relations / Judith Hawley -- Mommy diva: the divided loyalities of Sarah Siddons / Laura Engel -- The Gerbini letters: or, a tale of two mothers / Gilli Bush-Bailey
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781611486049
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • UtOrBLW
  • (OCoLC)ocn900232086
Label
Stage mothers : women, work, and the theater, 1660-1830, edited by Laura Engel and Elaine M. McGirr
Link
http://www.byu.eblib.com/EBLWeb/patron/?target=patron&extendedid=P_1864114_0
Publication
Note
Description based on print version record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / Elaine M. McGirr and Laura Engel -- Actresses, motherhood, and the profession of the stage. The divided heart of the actress: late eighteenth-century actresses and the "cult of maternity" / Helen E.M. Brooks -- The inconvenience of the female condition: Anne Oldfield's pregnancies / J.D. Phillipson -- "Inimitable sensibility": Susannah Cibber's performance of maternity / Elaine M. McGirr -- Working mothers on the romantic stage: Sarah Siddons and Mary Robinson / Ellen Malenas Ledoux -- Representations of mothers on the stage and the page. Rebels for love: maternity, absolutism, and the Earl of Orrery's Mustapha / Laura R. Rosenthal -- Rowe's The ambitious stepmother: motherhood and the politics of the blended family / Marilyn Francus -- Staged virtue: Anastasia Robinson as ideal mother in two operas of the 1720 / Kathryn Lowerre -- Maternal duties and filial malapropisms: Frances Sheridan and the problems of theatrical inheritance / Emrys Jones -- My son, my lover: Gothic contagion and maternal sexuality in the mysterious mother / Jade Higa -- Actresses and their children: Elizabeth and Keppel Craven and the domestic drama of mother-son relations / Judith Hawley -- Mommy diva: the divided loyalities of Sarah Siddons / Laura Engel -- The Gerbini letters: or, a tale of two mothers / Gilli Bush-Bailey
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781611486049
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • UtOrBLW
  • (OCoLC)ocn900232086

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