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Laura L. Vidler

1. Monographs:

Mujica, Barbara. Women Writers of Early Modern Spain. New Haven: Yale UP, 2004. (Contains chapters on the theater of Ana Caro, Angela de Azevedo, Leonor de la Cueva, and Marcela de San Félix.) 

Salvi, Marcella. Escenas en conflicto: el teatro español e italiano desde los márgenes del Barroco. Ibérica: Vol. 38. New York: Peter Lang Publishing, Inc., 2005.

2. Collections and Homage volumes:

Voros, Sharon and Saez, Ricardo, Eds.  Aquel Breve Sueño:  Dreams on the Early Modern Spanish Stage.  New Orleans:  U Press of the South, 2004.

Williamsen, Amy and Simerka, Barbara, Eds.  Critical Reflections: Essays on Golden Age Spanish Literature.  Bucknell UP:  Lewisburg, PA, 2006.

3. Editions and Anthologies:

Mujica, Barbara. Play and Playtext: A New Anthology of Early Modern Spanish Theater. New Haven: Yale UP (forthcoming).

4. Articles:

Salvi, Marcella. “The Queen’s Two Bodies: Sexual Politics in Lope de Vega’s La reina Juana de Nápoles.” Bulletin of the Comediantes 57.1 (2005): 45-59.

---. “La Soldadesca de Bartolomé de Torres Naharro: ‘Hibridismo’ cultural en la Italia española del Renacimiento.” Bulletin of the Comediantes 54.1 (2002): 11-31.

Vidler, Laura.  “Towards a Model of Historical Staging Reconstruction of Spanish Golden Age Theater:  Fabia in Lope de Vega's El caballero de Olmedo,” The Theater of Teaching and the Lessons of Theater, Domnica Radulescu, ed.  Lexington Books:  Lanham, MD, 2005, pp. 63-78.

 ---.  “What Every Comediante Mentor Should Know,” Bulletin of the Comediantes, 2004, Vol. 56(1):  169-174.

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7. Book Reviews:

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Most recent update: 12 Mar 2006