Drama: Between Poetry and Performance

Drama: Between Poetry and Performance

Author(s): W. B. Worthen

Print ISBN: 9781405153416

Online ISBN: 9781444317374

DOI: 10.1002/9781444317374

Author Biography

About the Author

W. B. Worthen is Professor and Chair of the Department of Theatre at Barnard College, Columbia University. He is the author of The Idea of the Actor (1984), Modern Drama and the Rhetoric of Theater (1992), Shakespeare and the Authority of Performance (1997), Shakespeare and the Force of Modern Performance (2003), and Print and the Poetics of Modern Drama (2006). He is also the editor of several volumes, including A Companion to Shakespeare and Performance (with Barbara Hodgdon, Wiley-Blackwell 2005), and the Wadsworth Anthology of Drama, 5th edition (2006).