14 November, 2023

Theatre Research International Vol. 48 Issue 3 (October 2023)

The new issue of Theatre Research International Vol. 48 Issue 3 (October 2023) is now available on Cambridge Core!

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Editorial: On Stormy Contextual Seas


‘Circles of Women’: Feminist Movements in the Choreography of Oona Doherty

Staging Theatre Historiography: The Afterlives of Ottoman Armenian Drama in Contemporary Turkish Public Theatre

The Forgotten History of Our Times: Revisiting Utpal Dutt's Titu Mir in Contemporary India

Abhilash Pillai's Midnight's Children: Performing Politics through Optics

In the ‘Display Case’: (Capitalist) Realism and Simon Stone's ‘Zoological’ Ibsen

Book Review

Plays by Women in Ireland (1926–33): Feminist Theatres of Freedom and Resistance. Edited by Lisa Fitzpatrick and Shonagh Hill. London: Methuen Drama, 2022. Pp. vii + 254 + 6 illus. £75 Hb; £24.99 Pb.
Alinne Balduino P. Fernandes

Performing Silence: Women in the Group Theatre Movement in Bengal. By Trina Nileena Bannerjee. New Delhi: Oxford University Press, 2021. Pp. xxv + 354. ₹1795 Hb.
Gargi Bharadwaj

Masculinities and Manhood in Contemporary Irish Drama: Acting the Man. By Cormac O'Brien. London: Palgrave Macmillan, 2021. Pp. vii + 292. $109.99 Hb; $84.99 Ebook.
David Cregan

Made-Up Asians: Yellowface during the Exclusion Era. By Esther Kim Lee. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 2022. Pp. 262 + 23 figs. $85 Hb; $34.95 Pb.
Ruijiao Dong

The Cambridge Companion to the Circus. By Gillian Arrighi and Jim Davis. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2021. Pp. xxxv + 292. £75/$80.57/₹7165 Hb; £22.99/$29.99/₹2312 Pb.
Aastha Gandhi

Samuel Beckett and the Theatre of the Witness: Pain in Postwar Francophone Drama. By Hannah Simpson. New York: Oxford University Press, 2022. Pp. xi + 188. $80 Hb.
Swati Joshi

Theatres of Contagion: Transmitting Early Modern to Contemporary Performance. Edited by Fintan Walsh. London: Bloomsbury Publishing, 2020. Pp. xii + 216 + 7 illus. £26.99 Pb.
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Black Shakespeare: Reading and Misreading Race. By Ian Smith. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2022. Pp. 218. £29.99 Hb.
Tom Six

Feeling the Gaze: Image and Affect in Contemporary Argentine and Chilean Performance. By Gail Bulman. University of North Carolina Press, 2022. Pp. 354 + 13 figs. $47.86 Pb; $29.99 Ebook.
Brenda Werth


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