Table of contents for Women in British romantic theatre : drama, performance, and society, 1790-1840 / edited by Catherine Burroughs.

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Introduction: uncloseting women in British romantic theatre Catherine Burroughs
Part I. Historical Contexts: Revolution and Entrenchment: 1. Baillie, Siddons, Larpent: gender, power, and politics in the theatre of romanticism Jeffrey N. Cox
2. Reviewing women in British Romantic Theatre Greg Kucich
Part II. Nations, Households, Dramaturgy: 3. Women and history on the romantic stage: More, Yearsley, Burney, and Mitford Katherine Newey
4. English national identity in Mariana Starke's The Sword of Peace: India, abolition, and the rights of women Jeanne Moskal
5. Women's sovereignty on trial: Joanna Baillie's comedy The Tryal as metatheatrics Marjean D. Purinton
Part III. Performance and Closet Drama: 6. Outing Joanna Baillie Susan Bennett
7. The management of laughter: Jane Scott's Camilla the Amazon in 1998 Jackey Bratton and Gilli Bush-Bailey
Part IV. Criticism and Theory: 8. Elizabeth Inchbald: a woman critic in her theatrical culture Marvin Carlson
9. Authorial performances in the criticism and theory of romantic women playwrights Thomas C. Crochunis
Part V. Translation, Adaptation, Revision: 10. Suicide and translation in the dramaturgy of Elizabeth Inchbald and Anne Plumptre Jane Moody
11. Remaking love: remorse in the theatre of Baillie and Inchbald Julie Carlson.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: English drama Women authors History and criticism, Women in the theater Great Britain History 19th century, Women in the theater Great Britain History 18th century, Women and literature Great Britain History 19th century, Women and literature Great Britain History 18th century, English drama 19th century History and criticism, English drama 18th century History and criticism, Theater Great Britain History 19th century, Theater Great Britain History 18th century, Romanticism Great Britain