Impersonations : the performance of gender in Shakespeare's England / Stephen Orgel

Author(s): Orgel, Stephen
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Subjects: English drama--Early modern and Elizabethan, 1500-1600--History and criticism
Theater--England--Casting--History--16th century
Theater--England--Casting--History--17th century
Child actors--England--History
Gender identity in literature
Sex role in literature
Disguise in literature
Women in literature
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616--Stage history--To 1625
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616--Dramatic production
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616--Characters--Women
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Cambridge [England] ; New York, NY, USA : Cambridge University Press, 1996
LC Classification: P, PR
Physical Description: xv, 179 p. : ill. ; 23 cm
Table of Contents: List of Illustrations
1. Introduction 1
2. The performance of desire 10
3. The eye of the beholder 31
4. Call me Ganymede 53
5. Masculine apparel 83
6. Mankind witches 106
7. Visible figures 127
Notes 154
Index 173
Notes: LCCN: 95041287
ISBN: 052156056X (hardback)
ISBN: 0521568420 (paperback)
Includes bibliographical references (p. 154-172) and index
OCLC Number: 33281278
ISBN/ISSN: 052156056X