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Title Broken boundaries : women & feminism in Restoration drama / Katherine M. Quinsey, editor.
Imprint Lexington, KY : The University Press of Kentucky, c1996.

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 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  PR698.F45 B76 1996    AVAILABLE  
LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  PR698.F45 B76 1996    AVAILABLE  
Subject English drama -- Restoration, 1660-1700 -- History and criticism.
Feminism and literature -- England -- History -- 17th century.
Literature and society -- England -- History -- 17th century.
Women in the theater -- England -- History -- 17th century.
Women and literature -- England -- History -- 17th century.
Theater -- England -- History -- 17th century.
Gender identity in literature.
Sex role in literature.
Women in literature.
Alt Name Quinsey, Katherine M., 1955-
Description 244 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Blacker than hell creates : Pix rewrites Othello / Jacqueline Pearson -- Unmanned with thy words : regendering tragedy in Manley and Trotter / Rebecca Merrens -- In carnival world of Adam's garden : roving and rape in Behn's Rover / Dagny Boebel -- Closure and subversion in Behn's comedies / Peggy Thompson -- Lady Fulbank and poet's dream in Behn's Lucky Chance / Robert A. Erickson -- Tupping your rival's women : cit-cuckholding as class warfare in restoration comedy / J. Douglas Canfield -- Almahide still lives : feminine will and identity in Dryden's Conquest of Granada / Katherine M. Quinsey -- Resisting a private tyranny in two humane comedies / James E. Evans -- Way of word : telling differences in Congreve's Way of the World / Pat Gill -- Rape, voyeurism, and restoration stage / Jean I. Marsden -- Reading masks : the actress and the spectatrix in restoration Shakespeare / Laura J. Rosenthal -- Sticks and rags, bodies and brocade : essentializing discourses and the late restoration playhouse / Cynthia Lowenthal.
ISBN 0813119456 (alk. paper)
0813108713 (pbk. : alk. paper)
OCLC # 34284259
Table of Contents
 List of Illustrations 
 Acknowledgments 
 Introduction1
Pt. 1Instruments of Propagation: Plays by Women 
  Blacker Than Hell Creates: Pix Rewrites Othello / Jacqueline Pearson13
  Unmanned with Thy Words: Regendering Tragedy in Manley and Trotter / Rebecca Merrens31
  In the Carnival World of Adam's Garden: Roving and Rape in Behn's Rover / Dagny Boebel54
  Closure and Subversion in Behn's Comedies / Peggy Thompson71
  Lady Fulbank and the Poet's Dream in Behn's Lucky Chance / Robert A. Erickson89
Pt. 2Chased Desire: Women and Feminism in Plays by Men 
  Tupping Your Rival's Women: Cit-Cuckolding as Class Warfare in Restoration Comedy / J. Douglas Canfield113
  Almahide Still Lives: Feminine Will and Identity in Dryden's Conquest of Granada / Katherine M. Quinsey129
  Resisting a Private Tyranny in Two Humane Comedies / James E. Evans150
  The Way of the Word: Telling Differences in Congreve's Way of the World / Pat Gill164
Pt. 3The Gaze Reversed: Theory and History of Performance 
  Rape, Voyeurism, and the Restoration Stage / Jean I. Marsden185
  Reading Masks: The Actress and the Spectatrix in Restoration Shakespeare / Laura J. Rosenthal201
  Sticks and Rags, Bodies and Brocade: Essentializing Discourses and the Late Restoration Playhouse / Cynthia Lowenthal219
 Contributors235
 Index237