Calls for Contributions

New Journal: Indian Theatre

Indian Theatre Journal The Journal of Indian Performance Knowledge Indian Theatre Journal (ITJ) is the first international journal on Indian theatre. It is committed to publish a wide range of critical and scholarly approaches to various aspects of Indian theatre and performance from their social, political, cultural, economical and diasporic […]

Malaysian Journal of Performing and Visual Arts

Call for Submissions The Malaysian Journal of Performing and Visual Arts is a new, fully peer-reviewed research journal that focuses on the Asian performing and visual arts. It is a forum for scholars in the fields of Asian music, dance, theatre, and visual arts. Published by the University of Malaya […]

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Globalization, Nationalism and the Text of ‘Kichaka-Vadha’

Rakesh H. Solomon Anthem Press, 2014 The first English translation of ‘Kichaka-Vadha’ is presented alongside the most detailed scholarly analysis based on a comprehensive range of archival documents about this anticolonial Marathi classic to date. In addition to providing the first English translation of the play, this volume is the […]

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Shakespeare in Hollywood, Asia, and Cyberspace

edited by Alexander C. Y. Huang and Charles S. Ross Recent decades have witnessed diverse incarnations and bold sequences of Shakespeare on screen and stage. Hollywood films and a century of Asian readings of plays such as Hamlet andMacbeth are now conjoining in cyberspace, making a world of difference to how we experience […]

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Masterpieces of Kabuki

by James R. Brandon and Samuel L. Leiter Masterpieces of Kabuki contains eighteen outstanding dramas taken from the landmark four-volume series Kabuki Plays On Stage. Together they cover the entire spectrum of kabuki drama from 1697 to 1905, the period during which kabuki’s dramaturgy flourished prior to the onset of Western dramatic influence. […]