Performing Animals: History, Agency, Theater (Animalibus #11) (Paperback)

Performing Animals: History, Agency, Theater (Animalibus #11) By Karen Raber (Editor), Monica Mattfeld (Editor) Cover Image
By Karen Raber (Editor), Monica Mattfeld (Editor)


A collection of essays that explore the role of performing animals in literature, theater, art, and other media prior to the twentieth century, and discuss recent theoretical work in animal studies, materialism, and posthumanism.

About the Author

Karen Raber is Professor of English at the University of Mississippi. Her most recent book is Animal Bodies, Renaissance Culture.Monica Mattfeld is Assistant Professor of English Literature and History at the University of Northern British Columbia and the author of Becoming Centaur: Eighteenth-Century Masculinity and English Horsemanship, also published by Penn State University Press.

Product Details
ISBN: 9780271078359
ISBN-10: 0271078359
Publisher: Penn State University Press
Publication Date: December 10th, 2018
Pages: 208
Language: English
Series: Animalibus

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