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Shakespeare in Canada : A World Elsewhere?.

Author/Creator:
Brydon, Diana.
Publication:
Toronto : University of Toronto Press, 2002.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (503 pages)
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Subjects:
Shakespeare, William -- Appreciation -- Canada.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Summary:
The first work to engage Shakespeare with distinctly Canadian debates addressing nationalism, separatism, cultural appropriation, cultural nationalism, feminism, and postcolonialism.
Contents:
Intro
Contents
List of Illustrations
Preface
Introduction: Shakespeare in Canada: 'a world elsewhere'?
Part One: Beginnings: Institutionalizing Shakespeare
1 Pioneer Shakespeare Culture: Reverend Henry Scadding and His Shakespeare Display at the 1892 Toronto Industrial Exhibition
2 The Imperial Theme: The Shakespeare Society of Toronto, 1928-1969
3 'A Stage for the Word': Shakespeare on CBC Radio, 1947-1955
4 Stratford and the Aspirations for a Canadian National Theatre
Part Two: Shakespeare on Stage
5 Shakespeare Canadiens at the Stratford Festival
6 A National Hamlet? Stratford's Legacy of Twentieth-Century Productions
7 'Le Re-making' of le grand Will: Shakespeare in Francophone Quebec
8 Learning to Curse in Accurate Iambics: Shakespeare in Newfoundland
9 Liberal Shakespeare and Illiberal Critiques: Necessary Angel's King Lear
Part Three: Critical Debates and Traditions
10 Continuity and Contradiction: University Actors Meet the Universal Bard
11 Canadian Bacon
12 Canada, Negative Capability, and Cymbeline
13 Frye's Shakespeare, Frye's Canada
Part Four: Reimagining Shakespeare
14 Nation and/as Adaptation: Shakespeare, Canada, and Authenticity
15 Undead and Unsafe: Adapting Shakespeare (in Canada)
16 Normand Chaurette's Les Reines: Shakespeare and the Modern in the Alchemical Oven
17 Othello in Three Times
Afterword: Relocating Shakespeare, Redefining Canada
Appendix: Research Opportunities in Canadian Shakespeare
References
List of Contributors
Index
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Local notes:
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2021. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Contributor:
Makaryk, Irena.
Other format:
Print version: Brydon, Diana Shakespeare in Canada
ISBN:
9781442679870
9780802036551
OCLC:
244767716