Heritage Nostalgia And Modern British Theatre

Pub Date : 2011-11-15 | Author : Benjamin Poore | Publisher : Springer

ISBN 10 : 9780230360143
ISBN 13 : 0230360149

The stage portrayal of the Victorians in recent times is a key reference point in understanding notions of Britishness, and the profound politicisation of that debate over the last..

Theatre And Empire

Pub Date : 2016-07-15 | Author : Benjamin Poore | Publisher :

ISBN 10 : 9781137443076
ISBN 13 : 1137443073

This compelling examination of the relationship between theatre and empire begins with potential definitions and theories of empire, suggesting how we might think of these two noti..

Sherlock Holmes From Screen To Stage

Pub Date : 2017-09-05 | Author : Benjamin Poore | Publisher : Palgrave Macmillan

ISBN 10 : 1137469625
ISBN 13 : 9781137469625

This book investigates the development of Sherlock Holmes adaptations in British theatre since the turn of the millennium. Sherlock Holmes has become a cultural phenomenon all over..

Neo Victorian Villains

Pub Date : 2017 | Author : Benjamin Poore | Publisher : Brill / Rodopi

ISBN 10 : 9004322248
ISBN 13 : 9789004322240

Neo-Victorian Villains offers a varied and stimulating range of essays on the afterlives of Victorian villains in popular culture, exploring their representation and adaptation in ..

The Horse In Early Modern English Culture

Pub Date : 2013-11-18 | Author : Kevin De Ornellas | Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN 10 : 9781611476590
ISBN 13 : 1611476593

Kevin De Ornellas argues that in Renaissance England the relationship between horse and rider works as an unambiguous symbol of domination by the strong over the weak. There was li..