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Margaret Cavendish: plays in performance

Williams, Gweno (2004) Margaret Cavendish: plays in performance. [Video]

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Item Type: Video
Creators: Williams, Gweno

A pioneering 3.5 hour educational DVD, which presents the first recorded versions of six plays by Margaret Cavendish, Duchess of Newcastle (1623-73). Premiere productions of Lady Contemplation (1662), The Several Wits (1662), The Religious (1662), Youths Glory and Deaths Banquet (1662), The Female Academy (1662), The Convent of Pleasure (1668), with critical and production commentary. Winner of the 2006 Media Award of the international Society for the Study of Early Modern Women.

Date: 1 June 2004
Subjects: P Language and Literature > PN Literature (General) > PN2000 Dramatic representation. The Theatre
P Language and Literature > PR English literature
School/Department: School of Humanities
URI: https://ray.yorksj.ac.uk/id/eprint/127

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