Melodrama and the Myth of America
Indiana University Press, 1993 - 247 من الصفحات
In nineteenth-century America, popular theatre acted as the vehicle for the construction of a national ideology. Melodrama and the Myth of America looks at five popular plays that took as their subjects important issues in American life: Metamora and the "Indian" Question, The Drunkard and the temperance movement, Uncle Tom's Cabin and slavery, My Partner and the American West, and Shenandoah and the Civil War. These plays present American history as a grand melodrama.
ما يقوله الناس - كتابة مراجعة
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Constructing American Ideology
Metamora 1829 and the Indian Question
The Drunkard 1844 and the Temperance Movement
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