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The Theater of Revisions in the Hispanic Caribbean

  • Katherine Ford

Part of the New Directions in Latino American Cultures book series (NDLAC)

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About this book

Introduction

This book explores the textured process of rewriting and revising theatrical works in the Spanish-speaking Caribbean as both a material and metaphorical practice. Deftly tracing these themes through community theater groups, ancient Greek theater, religious traditions, and national historical events, Katherine Ford weaves script, performance and final product together with an eye to the social significance of revision. Ultimately, to rewrite and revise is to re-envision and re-imagine stage practices in the twentieth-century Hispanic Caribbean.

Keywords

Spanish Caribbean Theater Theater and Revision Classics and Reinterpretation Archive Studies Latin America and Cultural Recoding

Authors and affiliations

  • Katherine Ford
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Foreign Languages and LiteraturesEast Carolina UniversityGreenvilleUSA

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