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Autumnal Faces: Old Age in British and Irish Dramatic Narratives

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Autumnal Faces: Old Age in British and Irish Dramatic Narratives
Title
Autumnal Faces: Old Age in British and Irish Dramatic Narratives
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Autumnal Faces is a timely study on the ways old(er) people and ageing have been represented in the popular imagination. Tracing this theme from the Renaissance to the twenty-first century, this volume offers original, innovative and diachronic analyses of dramas and performances that focus on or are peopled with old(er) characters
Cataloging source
NhCcYBP
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Bronk, Katarzyna
Dewey number
822.009/354
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR625
LC item number
.A98 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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ProQuest (Firm)
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  • Old age in literature
  • English drama
  • Irish drama
Label
Autumnal Faces: Old Age in British and Irish Dramatic Narratives
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Contents; Acknowledgements; Introduction: Autumnal Faces (Katarzyna Bronk); 1. The Slippered Pantaloon: Manhood and Ageing in Shakespeare (Jim Casey); 2. Ageing and Paternal Relationships in William Shakespeare's 1&2 Henry IV (Patrick Aaron Harris); 3. The Real Age of the Fox: A Study in the Representation of Youth and Old Age in Volpone by Ben Jonson (Nizar Zouidi); 4. Old Age, Biopolitics and Utopia: Geronticide in Middleton, Rowley and Heywood's The Old Law (Stella Achilleos); 5. Prudence, or the 'Sins' of the Elderly in Restoration Comedies (Katarzyna Bronk)
  • 6. 'What a Nautious Thing is an Old Man Turn'd Lover': Anthony Leigh Acting Age on Stage (James Evans)7. The Great Deceiver: Vampires, Old Age and the Nineteenth-Century Stage (Simon Bacon); 8. Shackles and Garlands: Age, Remembering and Narrative in Alan Bennett's Forty Years On and An Englishman Abroad (Brice Ezell); 9. The Storytellers: 'Stars' and Seanchaithe of the Celtic Tiger (C. Austin Hill); 10. Transformation and Re-education through Ageing: Bryony Lavery's Origin of the Species and A Wedding Story (Jennifer Thomas)
  • 11. Representations of Senescence in Tony Harrison's Black Daisies for the Bride (Sandie Byrne)12. Old Age and Motherhood in April De Angelis' After Electra (Laura Tommaso); Notes on Contributors; Index
Control code
MSTDDA4939105
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781787076198
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Autumnal Faces: Old Age in British and Irish Dramatic Narratives
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Contents; Acknowledgements; Introduction: Autumnal Faces (Katarzyna Bronk); 1. The Slippered Pantaloon: Manhood and Ageing in Shakespeare (Jim Casey); 2. Ageing and Paternal Relationships in William Shakespeare's 1&2 Henry IV (Patrick Aaron Harris); 3. The Real Age of the Fox: A Study in the Representation of Youth and Old Age in Volpone by Ben Jonson (Nizar Zouidi); 4. Old Age, Biopolitics and Utopia: Geronticide in Middleton, Rowley and Heywood's The Old Law (Stella Achilleos); 5. Prudence, or the 'Sins' of the Elderly in Restoration Comedies (Katarzyna Bronk)
  • 6. 'What a Nautious Thing is an Old Man Turn'd Lover': Anthony Leigh Acting Age on Stage (James Evans)7. The Great Deceiver: Vampires, Old Age and the Nineteenth-Century Stage (Simon Bacon); 8. Shackles and Garlands: Age, Remembering and Narrative in Alan Bennett's Forty Years On and An Englishman Abroad (Brice Ezell); 9. The Storytellers: 'Stars' and Seanchaithe of the Celtic Tiger (C. Austin Hill); 10. Transformation and Re-education through Ageing: Bryony Lavery's Origin of the Species and A Wedding Story (Jennifer Thomas)
  • 11. Representations of Senescence in Tony Harrison's Black Daisies for the Bride (Sandie Byrne)12. Old Age and Motherhood in April De Angelis' After Electra (Laura Tommaso); Notes on Contributors; Index
Control code
MSTDDA4939105
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781787076198
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote

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