Abstract

A survey of the literature published in English on the practice of the kabuki onnagata is given in relation to readings of contemporary gender theory and issues of female representation in and exclusion from the form. Scholarly cross-cultural readings in Japanese theatre are probed.

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Additional Information

ISSN
1527-2109
Print ISSN
0742-5457
Pages
pp. 89-111
Launched on MUSE
2012-07-11
Open Access
No
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