2016

Revealing Histories: Rewriting the Past in Early and Contemporary Playwriting

This issue contains a selection of articles from the 9th Annual Philadelphia Theatre Research Symposium. The 2015 conference explored historical revisionism, gender and history, race and history, and mythology and contemporary playwriting.

Table of Contents

Emerging Scholars

Reimagining History to Alter the Future: Demea’s Interrogation of Two Colonial Ideologies PDF
Heidi Breeden
A Beauty But A Funny Girl: A Queer Investigation of the "Broadwayfication of Disney" PDF
Christen Marie Mandracchia
“Ya beautiful, beautiful child, I could ate ya”: The Brutality of Matriarchal Revolution in Juno and the Paycock, The Beauty Queen of Leenane, and By the Bog of Cats PDF
Meghan Winch