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Charlotte Cushman; a lecture.

by Lawrence Barrett

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Published by B. Franklin in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cushman, Charlotte, 1816-1876.

  • Edition Notes

    Originally published in 1889 as Publications of the Dunlap Society, no. 9.

    StatementWith an appendix containing a letter from Joseph N. Ireland.
    SeriesBurt Franklin research & source works series, 573. Theatre & drama series, 12
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN2287.C8 B3 1970
    The Physical Object
    Pagination44 p.
    Number of Pages44
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4465962M
    ISBN 100833701711
    LC Control Number79130086
    OCLC/WorldCa127016

    When one thinks of historical fiction, one might think of the immersive experience of dropping into a different time and place replete with the sights and flavors of that world, b.   Charlotte Cushman was once called “the greatest living actress.” In the mid-nineteenth century this queer, Shakespearean performer was all the rage. Walt Whitman called her a genius, Louisa May Alcott had a stage-struck fit over her, Lincoln made her promise to perform for him (she did) and she impressed luminaries from Charles Dickens to.

    For fans of Book of Ages and American Eve, this illuminating and enthralling biography of 19th-century queer actress Charlotte Cushman portrays her radical lifestyle that riveted New York City and made headlines across America. All her life, Charlotte Cushman refused to submit to others’ expectations. Raised in Boston at the time of the.   “Lady Romeo: The Radical and Revolutionary Life of Charlotte Cushman, America’s First Celebrity” (Avid Reader), a lively, illuminating new biography by Tana Wojczuk, out this week, tells the.

      Brief Summary of Book: Lady Romeo: The Radical and Revolutionary Life of Charlotte Cushman, America’s First Celebrity by Tana Wojczuk Here is a quick description and cover image of book Lady Romeo: The Radical and Revolutionary Life of Charlotte Cushman, America’s First Celebrity written by Tana Wojczuk which was published in   Yet, most of us haven’t heard of the queer 19th century American actress Charlotte Cushman. Wojczuk, brings Cushman, who lived from to and was as famous as Alcott, Ralph Waldo Emerson.


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