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A Queer Sort of Materialism: Recontextualizing American Theater

@inproceedings{Savran2003AQS,
  title={A Queer Sort of Materialism: Recontextualizing American Theater},
  author={D. Savran},
  year={2003}
}
In engaging, accessible prose, leading theater critic and cultural commentator David Savran explores the intersections between art and culture, offering smart, compelling interpretations of the economic and social contexts of theatrical texts and practices. Acknowledging theater's marginal status in U.S. culture, A Queer Sort of Materialism takes on "the trouble-makers--the ghost, closeted homosexual, masochist, drag king, Third World laborer, even the white male as victim"--who figure more… Expand
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