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The Resource Drama and Resistance : Bodies, Goods, and Theatricality in Late Medieval England

Drama and Resistance : Bodies, Goods, and Theatricality in Late Medieval England

Label
Drama and Resistance : Bodies, Goods, and Theatricality in Late Medieval England
Title
Drama and Resistance
Title remainder
Bodies, Goods, and Theatricality in Late Medieval England
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Claire Sponsler explores the intertwined histories of bodily subjectivity, commodity culture, and theatricality in late medieval England. In a fascinating consideration of popular drama in the period from 1350 to 1520, she argues that many types of performances during this time represented cultural evasions of the imposition of disciplinary power
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sponsler, Claire
Dewey number
  • 822.051609
  • 822/.051609
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • PR641.S66
  • PR641.S66 1997
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Medieval Cultures
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Literature and society
  • Literature and society
  • English drama
  • Mysteries and miracle-plays, English
  • Christian drama, English (Middle)
  • Theater
  • Moralities, English
  • Civilization, Medieval, in literature
  • Social history
  • Social problems in literature
  • Human body in literature
  • Christian drama, English (Middle)
  • Civilization, Medieval, in literature
  • English drama
  • Human body in literature
  • Literature and society
  • Moralities, English
  • Mysteries and miracle-plays, English
  • Social history
  • Social problems in literature
  • Theater
  • England
Label
Drama and Resistance : Bodies, Goods, and Theatricality in Late Medieval England
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface; Introduction: Bodily Transactions: Performance, Identity, and Commodification; 1. Fashioned Subjectivity and the Regulation of Difference; 2. Counterfeit in Their Array: Cross-Dressing in Robin Hood Performances; 3. Conduct Books and Good Governance; 4. Mischievous Governance: The Unruly Bodies of Morality Plays; 5. Devoted Bodies: Books of Hours and the Self-Consuming Subject; 6. Violated Bodies: The Spectacle of Suffering in Corpus Christi Pageants; Afterword: Domination, Resistance, and the Consumer; Notes; Index
Control code
476094298
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (232 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780816687992
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)476094298
Label
Drama and Resistance : Bodies, Goods, and Theatricality in Late Medieval England
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface; Introduction: Bodily Transactions: Performance, Identity, and Commodification; 1. Fashioned Subjectivity and the Regulation of Difference; 2. Counterfeit in Their Array: Cross-Dressing in Robin Hood Performances; 3. Conduct Books and Good Governance; 4. Mischievous Governance: The Unruly Bodies of Morality Plays; 5. Devoted Bodies: Books of Hours and the Self-Consuming Subject; 6. Violated Bodies: The Spectacle of Suffering in Corpus Christi Pageants; Afterword: Domination, Resistance, and the Consumer; Notes; Index
Control code
476094298
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (232 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780816687992
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)476094298

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