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Spectacular men : race, gender, and nation on the early American stage / Sarah E. Chinn.

Author/creator Chinn, Sarah E. author.
Format Book and Print
Publication Info New York, NY : Oxford University Press, [2017]
Copyright Notice ©2017
Descriptionxi, 249 pages ; 24 cm
Subject(s)
Contents Introduction: "advancing the interests of private and political virtue": the stakes of the early American stage -- "The imitation of life": how men act -- American actors/acting American -- "O patriotism!/ thou wond'rous principle of God-like action!": the changing meanings of the Revolution -- Love and death: staging indigenous masculinity -- Tyrants, republicans, and rebels: performing Roman masculinities -- Epilogue: from sons of liberty to wage slaves.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references (pages 215-240) and index.
Issued in other formOnline version: Chinn, Sarah E. Spectacular men. New York, NY : Oxford University Press, 2017 9780190653682
Genre/formCriticism, interpretation, etc.
Genre/formHistory.
LCCN 2016029882
ISBN9780190653675 (hardcover ; alk. paper)
ISBN0190653671 (hardcover ; alk. paper)

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