Gwen Ffrangcon-Davies, Twentieth-Century Actress

Gwen Ffrangcon-Davies, Twentieth-Century Actress

by Helen Grime

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Overview

Gwen Ffrangcon-Davies is a paradox; a famous actress whose career spanned most of the twentieth century she is now largely forgotten. Drawing on material held in Ffrangcon-Davies's personal archive, Grime argues that the representation of the actress, on and off the stage, can be read in terms of its constructions of normative female behaviours.


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ISBN-13: 9781138661981
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 01/21/2016
Series: Dramatic Lives
Pages: 272
Product dimensions: 6.12(w) x 9.19(h) x (d)

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