Ira Aldridge

Pub Date : 2011 | Author : Bernth Lindfors | Publisher : University Rochester Press

ISBN 10 : 9781580463812
ISBN 13 : 1580463819

Volume 1 of this first thorough biography of Ira Aldridge, African American actor, covering the first 26 years of his life and career...

Ira Aldridge

Pub Date : 2011 | Author : Bernth Lindfors | Publisher : University Rochester Press

ISBN 10 : 9781580463942
ISBN 13 : 1580463940

Volume 2 of the first available biography of this great classical actor, covering the final years of his career...

Ira Aldridge The African Roscius

Pub Date : 2007 | Author : Bernth Lindfors | Publisher : University Rochester Press

ISBN 10 : 1580462588
ISBN 13 : 9781580462587

Diverse essays on the life and career of one of the greatest tragic actors of the nineteenth century...

African Literatures And Beyond

Pub Date : 2013-11-26 | Author : Bernth Lindfors | Publisher : Rodopi

ISBN 10 : 9789401209892
ISBN 13 : 9401209898

This tribute collection reflects the wide range and diversity of James Gibbs’s academic interests. The focus is on Africa, but comparative studies of other literatures also recei..

Great Shakespeare Actors

Pub Date : 2015-04-23 | Author : Stanley Wells | Publisher : OUP Oxford

ISBN 10 : 9780191008344
ISBN 13 : 0191008346

Great Shakespeare Actors offers a series of essays on great Shakespeare actors from his time to ours, starting by asking whether Shakespeare himself was the first—the answer is N..

Theatre History Studies 2016

Pub Date : 2016-12-06 | Author : Sara Freeman | Publisher : University of Alabama Press

ISBN 10 : 9780817371104
ISBN 13 : 0817371109

Theatre History Studies is a peer-reviewed journal of theatre history and scholarship published annually since 1981 by the Mid-American Theatre Conference (MATC), a regional body d..

Early African Entertainments Abroad

Pub Date : 2014-11-25 | Author : Bernth Lindfors | Publisher : University of Wisconsin Pres

ISBN 10 : 9780299301644
ISBN 13 : 0299301648

By exploring the representations of Africans in circuses, plays, and exhibits in nineteenth- and early twentieth-century Britain and America, Bernth Lindfors reveals how these perf..