Theatre Studies & Drama

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Antigone v. Creon

Sophocles's Antigone as a Courtroom Drama

Sophocles’s Antigone presents the audience with a serious political question — whether law is capable of resolving fundamental questions of right and wrong or whether it … 385 View
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Bigotry on Broadway

An Anthology

In this hard-hitting anthology, Ishmael Reed and Carla Blank have invited a diverse group of informed and accomplished writers, both women and men, who are rarely heard to comment on the … ; 216 View
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Introduction

From: Bigotry on Broadway

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Preface

From: Antigone v. Creon

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The translation seeks to convey the language of law and the spirit of litigation embedded in the play. 11 $1.10 Add
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Foreword

Is Broadway about Dollars and Cents?

From: Bigotry on Broadway

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The author explores bigotry on Broadway, highlighting various concerning statistics. 24 $2.40 Add
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The Antigone as a Trial Play

From: Antigone v. Creon

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Discussion of how the play is about the law as advocacy rather than about law in the sense of formal validity. 20 $2.00 Add
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Great Moments with Mr. Hamilton

From: Bigotry on Broadway

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The author critiques Disney and Hamilton, asserting that the sugarcoated treatment of American history that the musical presents is perfectly in sync with the Disney ethos. This chapter explores … 35 $3.50 Add
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Legal Speech and Argumentation in the Antigone

From: Antigone v. Creon

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Explanation of the legal connotations of the words, phrases, and metaphors used in the play. 22 $2.20 Add
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Making Mister

Anti-Black Misandry in Alice Walker’s Portrayal of Black Men in The Color Purple

From: Bigotry on Broadway

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This chapter critiques The Colour Purple and the Mister trope, arguing that the previous debates surrounding the depiction of Black men in Alice Walker’s The Color Purple have overlooked … 10 $1.00 Add
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The Forensic Question of the Play

From: Antigone v. Creon

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Examination of the forensic question of who buried the body and how it was done. 20 $2.00 Add
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Irving Berlin

Bigotry and Brilliance

From: Bigotry on Broadway

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This chapter explores the complicated legacy of Irving Berlin, highlighting some bigoted and problematic views. 15 $1.50 Add
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Legal and Religious Discourse in the Antigone

From: Antigone v. Creon

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Examination of the conflict in the play between the discourses of religious law and human law. 20 $2.00 Add
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Antigone’s Closing Argument

From: Antigone v. Creon

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Critical analysis of Antigone’s closing argument. 29 $2.90 Add
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Neither Cockeyed nor an Optimist about South Pacific

From: Bigotry on Broadway

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The author explores the racist, imperialist, and sexist undertones of South Pacific. 9 $0.90 Add
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The Book of Mormon Is Racist—Why Isn’t Anyone Talking about It?

From: Bigotry on Broadway

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This chapter outlines the many racist aspects of The Book of Mormon, as perceived by the author. 5 $0.50 Add
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Creon’s Discourse Shift

From: Antigone v. Creon

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Analysis of Creon’s discourse shift. 18 $1.80 Add