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Title Early modern encounters with the Islamic East : performing cultures / edited by Sabine Schülting, Sabine Lucia Müller and Ralf Hertel.

Published Farnham : Ashgate, 2012.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  303.482410561 EARL    AVAILABLE
Physical description xiii, 206 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Series Transculturalisms, 1400-1700.
Transculturalisms, 1400-1700.
Notes Formerly CIP. Uk.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: cultures at play / Sabine Schülting, Sabine Lucia Müller and Ralf Hertel -- Players and playgrounds. William Harborne's embassies: scripting, performing and editing Anglo-Ottoman diplomacy / Sabine Lucia Müller -- Performing at the Ottoman Porte in 1599: the case of Henry Lello / Gerald MacLean -- Command performances: early English traders in Arabia Felix / Richmond Barbour -- Strategic improvisation: Henry Blount in the Ottoman Empire / Sabine Schülting -- Props and Costumes. English women in Oriental dress: playing the Turk in Lady Mary Wortley Montagu's Turkish embassy letters and Daniel Defoe's Roxana / Susanne Scholz -- Painting the "Orient" Dosso Dossi's Melissa / Wibke Joswig -- Materialising Islam on the early modern English stage / Matthew Dimmock -- Encounters on stage. Ousting the Ottomans: the double vision of the East in The travels of the three English brothers (1607) / Ralf Hertel -- Claudio Monteverdi's Combattimento di Tancredi e Clorinda (1624 or 1625): a Christian-Muslim encounter in music? / Clemens Risi -- After Orientalism? post-September 11 culturalisms at play in Bambiland and The Persians / Claudia Breger.
Other author Schülting, Sabine.
Müller, Sabine Lucia.
Hertel, Ralf, 1973-
Subject British -- Turkey -- History -- 16th century.
British -- Turkey -- History -- 17th century.
British -- Turkey -- History -- 18th century.
Islamic civilization in literature.
Orientalism in literature.
English drama -- Early modern and Elizabethan, 1500-1600 -- History and criticism.
English drama -- 17th century -- History and criticism.
Great Britain -- Relations -- Turkey.
Turkey -- Relations -- Great Britain.
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