Performing Environments

Site-Specificity in Medieval and Early Modern English Drama

  • Susan Bennett
  • Mary Polito

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. Thinking Site: An Introduction

    1. Susan Bennett, Mary Polito
      Pages 1-13
  3. Building Frameworks

  4. Travel and Topography

  5. Psychic Spaces

  6. Crossing Boundaries

  7. Back Matter
    Pages 260-271

About this book


This ground-breaking collection explores the assumptions behind and practices for performance implicit in the manuscripts and playtexts of the medieval and early modern eras, focusing on work which engages with performance-oriented research.


Site specificity Early Modern Performance Genealogies of performance building drama environment Middle Ages

Authors and affiliations

  • Susan Bennett
    • 1
  • Mary Polito
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of EnglishUniversity of CalgaryCanada
  2. 2.Department of EnglishUniversity of CalgaryCanada

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