Acknowledgements 7 Preface 9 Introduction 15 Context, Creativity, Collectivity 51 Chapter 1. The Beginning of Nightwood Theatre,1979-1988 51 Chapter 2. Breaking Away and Moving On, 1989-1993 109 Chapter 3. New Leadership Models, 1994-2000 and2001-2009 159 Chapter 4. Nightwood and Feminist Theory 201 Appendix. A Nightwood Chronology 225 Notes 295 Bibliography 321 Index 333
Shelley Scott is an Associate Professor and Chairof the Department of Theatre and Dramatic Arts at the University ofLethbridge. She is President of the Canadian Association for TheatreResearch and has published in Canadian Theatre Review, ModernDrama, Theatre Research in Canada, and the recent monographThe Violent Woman as a New Theatrical Character Type: Cases fromCanadian Drama.