New Perspectives on Race and Performance
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Colorblind Shakespeare by Ayanna Thompson
Book DescriptionThe systematic practice of non-traditional or "colorblind" casting began with Joseph Papp's New York Shakespeare Festival in the 1950s. Although colorblind casting has been practiced for half a century now, it still inspires vehement controversy and debate. This collection of fourteen original essays explores both the production history of colorblind casting in cultural terms and the theoretical implications of this practice for reading Shakespeare in a contemporary context.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780415978026
(229mm x 152mm x 15mm)
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 8-Nov-2006
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Ayanna Thompson
Passing Strange, Paperback (April 2013)
Passing Strange attempts to bring contemporary race studies and contemporary Shakespeare studies into an honest and sustained dialogue, demonstrating both how and why instability is the nature of the relationship between Shakespeare and race in American popular culture.
Weyward Macbeth, Hardback (February 2010)» View all books by Ayanna Thompson
The accomplished contributors add significant understanding to the staging and teaching of Macbeth and reflect on the rich history of African Americans struggling to find a voice on the American stage.
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Author Biography - Ayanna Thompson
Ayanna Thompson is Assistant Professor of English and Women's Studies at Arizona State University.
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