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Vestal Flirtations: The Performance of the Feminine in Late-Nineteenth-Century British Music Hall
The essay explores the role of women performers in late nineteenth-century music hall by developing a theory of performative flirtation. It argues that the gendered dynamics of serio-comic modes such as those performed by ...
(Edinburgh University Press, 2005)
The book explores current topics in the field of postcolonial studies such as nationhood, hybridity and identity, globalism and localism, diasporas and the politics of gender and cultural diversity through a range of case ...