Gay, Ignacio Ramos.

Adaptations, Versions and Perversions in Modern British Drama. - Newcastle upon Tyne : Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2013. - 1 online resource (181 p.) - eBooks on Demand .

TABLE OF CONTENTS; INTRODUCTION; PART I - CULTURAL DIALOGUES IN THE BRITISH THEATRE; CHAPTER ONE; CHAPTER TWO; CHAPTER THREE; CHAPTER FOUR; CHAPTER FIVE; PART II - TRANSLATING AND ADAPTING FOR FOREIGN AUDIENCES; CHAPTER SIX; CHAPTER SEVEN; CHAPTER EIGHT; CHAPTER NINE; CHAPTER TEN; CONTRIBUTORS

This book aims to explore which plays were deemed 'suitable' to be reworked for foreign or local stages; what transformations - linguistic, semiotic, theatrical - were undertaken so as to accommodate international audiences; how national literary traditions are forged, altered, and diluted by means of transnational adapting techniques; and, finally, to what extent the categorical boundaries between original plays and adaptations may be blurred on the account of such adjusting textual strategi...

9781443868693 67.99 (NL)


1900 - 1999.
English drama -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
English drama -- 20th century-.
English drama.


Electronic books.

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792.0941