July 2006
Medieval English Theatre;2006, Vol. 28, p1
Academic Journal
An introduction to the journal is presented in which the editor discusses an article by Louis Grijp on male and female actors and singers in 17th century theater in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, an article by Priscilla Bawcutt concerning early use of the term morality as a theatrical term, and an article by James McBain on the concept of true nobility in the play "Fulgens and Lucres."


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