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Suppl. 32 - Celebrity's Histories

Celebrity’s Histories: Case Studies & Critical Perspectives (ed. Robert van Krieken & Nicola Vinovrški)
  • Nicola Vinovrški & Robert van Krieken: New Directions in the History of Celebrity: Case Studies and Critical Perspectives.

Contributions

  • Antoine Lilti & Alice Le Goff: On Figures Publiques: L’Invention de la Célébrité (1750-1850): Mechanisms of Celebrity and Social Esteem.
  • Chris Rojek: The Two Bodies of Achieved Celebrity.
  • Jennifer Holl: "The wonder of his time": Richard Tarlton and the Dynamics of Early Modern Theatrical Celebrity.
  • Brian Cowan: Histories of Celebrity in Post-Revolutionary England.
  • Nicola Vinovrški: Casanova: A Case Study of Celebrity in 18th Century Europe.
  • David Worrall: Edmund Kean’s Celebrity: Assemblage Theory and the Unintended Consequences of Audience Density.
  • Jeffrey Kahan: Bettymania and the Death of Celebrity Culture.
  • Simon Morgan: Heroes in the Age of Celebrity: Lafayette, Kossuth, and John Bright in 19th-Century America.
  • Neil Washbourne: W.G. Grace: Sporting Superstar, Cultural Celebrity, and Hero (to Oscar Wilde’s Villain) of the Great Public Drama of 1895.