Melodrama: The Cultural Emergence of a Genre

  title={Melodrama: The Cultural Emergence of a Genre},
  author={Michael L. Hays and A. Nikolopoulou},
Introduction M.Hays & A.Nikolopoulou - PART I: GRAND NARRATIVE(S):VARIATIONS ON A THEME - Soldiers of the Queen M.Booth - The Empire Right or Wrong J.Davis - From Melodrama to Realism T.Postlewait - Melodramatic Contingencies K.Tancheva - PART II: GENERIC PATTERNS AND SOCIAL CONSTRUCTS - On the Origins of the English Melodrama in the Tradition of Bourgeois Tragedy and Sentimental Drama L.Fietz - The Return of Martin Guerre in an Early Nineteenth Century French Melodrama B.T.Cooper - Historical… Expand
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