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Performing maternity in early modern England

Performing maternity in early modern England

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Published by Ashgate in Aldershot, Hants, England, Burlington, VT .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Shakespeare, William, -- 1564-1616 -- Criticism and interpretation,
  • English drama -- Early modern and Elizabethan, 1500-1600 -- History and criticism,
  • English drama -- 17th century -- History and criticism,
  • Motherhood in literature,
  • Pregnancy in literature,
  • Paternity in literature,
  • Motherhood -- England -- History -- 16th century,
  • Motherhood -- England -- History -- 17th century

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementedited by Kathryn M. Moncrief and Kathryn R. McPherson.
    SeriesStudies in performance and early modern drama
    ContributionsMoncrief, Kathryn M., McPherson, Kathryn Read.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR658.M68 P47 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17562836M
    ISBN 109780754661177
    LC Control Number2007000574

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Moncrief and Kathryn R. McPherson In this volume we argue that maternity – both public and private, physically embodied and enacted – must be considered performative and that the maternal body, as a result, functions as a potent space for cultural conflict, a site of imagination and Author: Early Modern England Kathryn M.

Moncrief and Kathryn R. McPherson. Routledge, Dec 5, - History - pages 0 Reviews Performing Maternity in Early Modern England features essays that share a common concern with exploring maternity's cultural.

The essays here share a common concern with exploring maternity's cultural representation, performative aspects and practical consequences in the period from They look at how early. Features essays that share a common concern with exploring maternity's cultural representation, performative aspects and practical consequences in the period from This work includes essays that interrogate how early modern texts depict fertility, conception, delivery, and gendered constructions of maternity.

ISBN: In their introduction to Performing Maternity in Early Modern England, Kathryn Moncrief and Katherine McPherson argue that maternity was both a discursive concept and an embodied state in early modern England; as such, it was "a potent space for cultural conflict, a site of imagination and contest" (1).

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Through its rich foray into popular literary culture and medical history, this book investigates representations of regular and irregular medical practice in early modern England. Focusing on the prolific figures of the barber, surgeon and barber-surgeon, the author explores what it meant to the.

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Kathryn M. Moncrief and Kathryn R. McPherson, ed. Performing Maternity in Early Modern England Aldershot: Ashgate, p. £ ISBN Description: The essays in Performing Maternity in Early Modern England explore maternity's textual and cultural representation, performative aspects and practical consequences from They emphasize that the embodied, repeated and public nature of maternity defines it as inherently performative and ultimately central to the production of gender identity in the period.

In the early s, some maternity clothing options became available to women in middle and upper classes who could afford them. At first, maternity clothing was largely designed to conceal women's pregnancies, but, over time, pregnant women began to experiment with.

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In the past, she held an internship with the curator of manuscripts at the Folger Shakespeare Library, completed a doctorate at Oxford on paratext and early modern women writers, and worked a number of years for the Bodleian Libraries and as a freelance editor.

She has a passion for rare books and manuscripts as social and material artifacts, and is interested in the development of digital.

[My thesis] argues that the all-male stage of early modern England was more a result of economics and practicality than illegality and ideology” (Schiermeister, abstract).

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