Chapter 33. Jane Austen and Performance: Theatre, Memory, and Enculturation

  1. Claudia L. Johnson Chair and
  2. Clara Tuite Senior Lecturer
  1. Daniel O'Quinn Associate Professor

Published Online: 6 MAR 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444305968.ch33

A Companion to Jane Austen

A Companion to Jane Austen

How to Cite

O'Quinn, D. (2009) Jane Austen and Performance: Theatre, Memory, and Enculturation, in A Companion to Jane Austen (eds C. L. Johnson and C. Tuite), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444305968.ch33

Editor Information

  1. University of Melbourne, Australia

Author Information

  1. University of Guelph, Ontario, Canada

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 6 MAR 2009
  2. Published Print: 2 JAN 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405149099

Online ISBN: 9781444305968

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Keywords:

  • Jane Austen and Performance - theatre, memory, and enculturation;
  • immortality of a twelvemonth;
  • the constancy of Siddons;
  • the theatrical reader;
  • transience of agency necessitating materiality of print no less than the desire for Austen's novels to reconstitute the effect of feminine autonomy

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • The Immortality of a Twelvemonth

  • The Constancy of Siddons

  • The Theatrical Reader

  • Further Reading