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A Midsummer Night's Dream: Journals

This LibGuide was created to accompany the Visions & Voices event: A Midsummer Night's Dream . On Thursday, April 10, USC students will have a chance to attend Bristol Old Vic with Handspring Puppet Company's performance of A Midsummer Night's Dream.

Journals (Selected)

Shakespeare Bulletin
"Shakespeare Bulletin
, a peer-reviewed journal of performance criticism and scholarship, provides commentary on Shakespeare and Renaissance drama through feature articles, theatre and film reviews, and book reviews."

Shakespeare Quarterly (SQ)
"SQ
publishes articles in the vanguard of Shakespeare studies. SQ, produced by Folger Shakespeare Library in association with George Washington University, features notes that bring to light new information on Shakespeare and his age, issue and exchange sections for the latest ideas and controversies, theater reviews of significant Shakespeare productions."

Shakespeare Studies
"An international volume published every year in hard cover, containing essays and studies by critics and cultural historians from both hemispheres. Shakespeare Studies also includes substantial reviews of the many significant books and essays dealing with the cultural history of early modern England, as well as the place of Shakespeare's productions--and that of his contemporaries--within it."

Theater
"For more than thirty years Theater has been the most informative, serious, and imaginative American journal available to readers interested in contemporary theater. It has been the first publisher of pathbreaking plays from writers as diverse as Athol Fugard, Sarah Kane, W. David Hancock, David Greenspan, Richard Foreman, Rinde Eckert, and Adrienne Kennedy. It has printed writings on theater by dramatists including Heiner Müller, Dario Fo, Mac Wellman, and Suzan-Lori Parks."

Theatre Journal
"For over five decades, Theatre Journal's broad array of scholarly articles and reviews has earned it an international reputation as one of the most authoritative and useful publications of theatre studies available today. Drawing contributions from noted practitioners and scholars, Theatre Journal features social and historical studies, production reviews, and theoretical inquiries that analyze dramatic texts and production."

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