Item Details

Print View

Female Bodies on the American Stage: Enter Fat Actress

by Jennifer-Scott Mobley
Format
Book
Published
New York, NY : Palgrave Macmillan, 2014.
Edition
First edition
Language
English
ISBN
9781137430663, 1137430664
Contents
  • Introduction
  • The body as a cultural text
  • Fat dramaturgies. Fat center stage
  • Fat love stories
  • Monsters, man eaters, and fat behavior
  • Fat subjectivities. Bodies violating boundaries
  • Fat black miscegenation
  • Queering fat
  • Fat-face minstrelsy
  • Reclaiming fat. Dangerous curves
  • Enter fat actress
  • Conclusion: Rethinkingrealism.
Description
xii, 239 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Notes
  • "Based on the author's thesis (doctoral)--City University of New York"--Title verso page.
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 209-215) and index.
Technical Details
  • Access in Virgo Classic
  • Staff View

    LEADER 02165pam a2200553 i 4500
    001 u6418868
    003 SIRSI
    005 20141006162302.0
    008 140521t20142014nyua b 001 0 eng
    010
      
      
    a| 2014008960
    020
      
      
    a| 9781137430663 q| alkaline paper
    020
      
      
    a| 1137430664 q| alkaline paper
    035
      
      
    a| (Sirsi) o881498520
    035
      
      
    a| (OCoLC)881498520
    042
      
      
    a| pcc
    043
      
      
    a| n-us---
    040
      
      
    a| DLC b| eng e| rda c| DLC d| OCLCO d| YDXCP d| BTCTA d| BDX d| CDX
    050
    0
    0
    a| PN2293.C38 b| M63 2014
    082
    0
    0
    a| 792.02/80820973 2| 23
    100
    1
      
    a| Mobley, Jennifer-Scott, d| 1970- e| author.
    245
    1
    0
    a| Female bodies on the American stage : b| enter fat actress / c| by Jennifer-Scott Mobley.
    250
      
      
    a| First edition.
    264
      
    1
    a| New York, NY : b| Palgrave Macmillan, c| 2014.
    264
      
    4
    c| ©2014
    300
      
      
    a| xii, 239 pages : b| illustrations ; c| 23 cm
    336
      
      
    a| text b| txt 2| rdacontent
    337
      
      
    a| unmediated b| n 2| rdamedia
    338
      
      
    a| volume b| nc 2| rdacarrier
    500
      
      
    a| "Based on the author's thesis (doctoral)--City University of New York"--Title verso page.
    504
      
      
    a| Includes bibliographical references (pages 209-215) and index.
    505
    0
      
    a| Introduction -- The body as a cultural text -- Fat dramaturgies. Fat center stage -- Fat love stories -- Monsters, man eaters, and fat behavior -- Fat subjectivities. Bodies violating boundaries -- Fat black miscegenation -- Queering fat -- Fat-face minstrelsy -- Reclaiming fat. Dangerous curves -- Enter fat actress -- Conclusion: Rethinkingrealism.
    650
      
    0
    a| Theater x| Casting z| United States.
    650
      
    0
    a| Body image in the theater z| United States.
    650
      
    0
    a| Actresses z| United States x| Social conditions.
    650
      
    0
    a| Overweight women in literature.
    650
      
    0
    a| Overweight women z| United States.
    596
      
      
    a| 3
    999
      
      
    a| PN2293 .C38 M63 2014 w| LC i| X031655077 l| BY-REQUEST m| CLEMONS t| BOOK
▾See more
▴See less

Availability

Google Preview

Google Books Preview
Library Location Map Availability Call Number
Clemons By Request N/A Available
Clemons Library is closed to the public during Summer 2018. [ Learn more ]
To request titles normally found only in Clemons, please use the "Request from Ivy" button;
when necessary, use "Request Item" to recall an item currently checked-out to another patron.