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Uncloseting Drama
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Uncloseting Drama: Modernism's Queer Theatres

Nick Salvato

Abstract

In this elegant book, modernism is illuminated through little-known but striking works by Ezra Pound, Gertrude Stein, and others who revived the “closet drama”—plays written largely for private reading—as a means of exploring forbidden sexualities.

Keywords: closet drama, private reading, sexuality, Ezra Pound, Gertrude Stein

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2010 Print ISBN-13: 9780300155396
Published to Yale Scholarship Online: October 2013 DOI:10.12987/yale/9780300155396.001.0001

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Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Nick Salvato, author

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