A Certain William: Adapting Shakespeare in Francophone Canada

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Leanore Lieblein
Playwrights Canada Press, 2009 - Drama - 331 pages
A collection of plays by some of Francophone Canada's most distinguished playwrights.

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About the author (2009)

Leanore Lieblein, who was born in New York City, came to Montreal in 1965 to teach at McGill University. Her research has focused on early modern and contemporary theatre, especially the staging of plays with a long stage history, the body in performance, and the role of the audience in the creation of character. In addition to numerous articles in the area of francophone Shakespeare, she edited 'Traversees de Shakespeare,‚- a special issue ofL'Annuaire theatral: Revue quebecoise d'etudes theatrales (Autumn, 1998). In 2007 she was Curator of the 'Pourquoi Shakespeare?‚- section of the 'Shakespeare Made in Canada‚- exhibition at the MacDonald Stewart Art Centre in Guelph, Ontario.

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