Players and Playing in Eighteenth-Century Drama

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Call for Papers
November 1, 2017
Mississippi, United States
Subject Fields: 
Theatre & Performance History / Studies, Women's & Gender History / Studies, African History / Studies, British History / Studies, Literature

This panel will consider papers that explore "players and playing," broadly interpreted, in drama of the long eighteenth-century. Possible topics include games, gambling, and other forms of play; actors, acting styles, and staging; and representations of drama and the theater. Submit abstracts to Ashley Bender ( by November 1.

This year's South Central Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies conference will be held February 23-24 in Oxford, MS. For more information, visit the website at


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Ashley Bender

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