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cult of Kean

by Jeffrey Kahan

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Published by Ashgate in Aldershot, Hants, England, Burlington, VT .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Kean, Edmund, 1787-1833.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementby Jeffrey Kahan.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN2598.K3 K34 2006
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3416265M
    ISBN 100754656500
    LC Control Number2005032503

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The Cult of Kean cites many letters from Kean's mother and still others from his wife, none of which have been published previously. The study also features rare and interesting paintings of Kean, as well as depictions of how writers, actors and film makers continue to add to his remarkable literary botanicusart.com by: 3.

The Cult of Kean cites many letters from Kean's mother and still others from his wife, none of which have been published previously.

The study also features rare and interesting paintings of Kean, as well as depictions of how writers, actors and film makers continue to add to his remarkable literary botanicusart.comcturer: Routledge.

Jun 01,  · Edmund Kean remains, for theatre historians, a dangerous subject. As Jeffrey Kahan remarks astutely in his introduction to The Cult of Kean, the Regency actor's on- and offstage lives were inextricably bound together, blurring the borders between public performance and private botanicusart.comrs seeking to understand Kean's place in cultural history must therefore sift through Author: Jonathan Mulrooney.

Nov 30,  · He looks at Kean's sexual shenanigans at Drury Lane, exploring them in the wider social context of infidelity; and explores perceptions of Kean in America, during his and tours. The Cult of Kean cites many letters from Kean's mother and still others from his wife, none of which have been published botanicusart.com by: 3.

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By Jeffrey Kahan. Edition 1st Edition. First Published eBook Published 30 November Pub. location London. Imprint Routledge. Get this from a library. The cult of Kean. [Jeffrey Kahan] -- "In each chapter Jeffrey Kahan discusses how many of history's greatest figures viewed Kean, and how these figures examined and discussed themselves in relation to - or projected themselves onto - a.

He looks at Kean's sexual shenanigans at Drury Lane, exploring them in the wider social context of infidelity; and explores perceptions of Kean in America, during his and tours. The Cult of Kean cites many letters from Kean's mother and still others from his wife, none of which have been published previously.

"The Cult of Kean" cites many letters from Kean's mother and still others from his wife, none of which have been published previously. The study also features rare and interesting paintings of Kean, as well as depictions of how writers, actors and film makers continue to add to his remarkable literary legacy.

“Cults can hide in many places. They are so adept at blending into society and masking their true colours that often their victims do not realise that they were even in a cult until they have escaped it.

Nor do they fully comprehend the severity of the brainwashing that they were subjected to. Feb 01,  · Not that The Cult of Kean is inaccurate or uninformed. Jeffrey Kahan has written an attractive book that wears its scholarship lightly, if too self-consciously so.

The Incomparable Hester Santlow is likely to be the last word on its subject for some time. Dec 22,  · The Cult of Kean. By Jeffrey Kahan. Aldershot: Ashgate, Pp. $ (cloth). An upstart actor loved by the masses, who donned American Indian dress and redecorated his house as a seraglio with personal sex slaves in preparation for a role, fed fresh meat to his pet African lion, and planned to transform society "one drunken night and four ruined women at a time" (82), Edmund Kean.

On 5 JuneKeen released his first book The Cult of the Amateur, published by Doubleday Currency, and gave a talk at Google the same day. The book is critical of free, user-generated content websites such as Wikipedia, YouTube, Digg, Reddit and many botanicusart.com mater: University of London (B.A.), University.

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Dec 11,  · In The Cult of Kean, the “facts” of Kean’s life are less important than what the shifting manifestations of his mythology reveal about the cultural moments in which they appeared.

The result is a study that interweaves intentional fictions, accounts from primary sources (including previously unpublished letters,) widely believed legends.

Create an account or log into Facebook. Connect with friends, family and other people you know. Share photos and videos, send messages and get updates. Defining a cult book is not easy. Let's start with the more obvious aspects of cult lit.

To begin, a cult book should have a passionate following. Buckets of books fall into this category, including classics like J.D. Salinger's The Catcher in the Rye and On the Road by Jack Kerouac. This list is taken from ' Essential Cult Books: The Ultimate Guide' by Gina Mckinnon and Steve Holland available in the link below.

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The book shows how easy it is to become brainwashed by a charismatic personality into thinking that torture, starvation, and complete isolation are essential to a. Cult classics are works of fiction that are extremely popular with a select audience but which may or may not have been successful at the time of the works' original publications.In his illuminating, fascinating, and compelling study The Cult of Kean, Jeffrey Kahan examines the rumors, fantasies, and truths surrounding this eccentric and talented actor whose "life was a public show" (2).

Kahan's sources include previously unpublished letters from Kean's wife as well as numerous documents from the author's personal.Buy a cheap copy of The Cult of the Amateur: How today's book by Andrew Keen.

Amateur hour has arrived, and the audience is running the showIn a hard-hitting and provocative polemic, Silicon Valley insider and pundit Andrew Keen exposes the Free shipping over $Cited by: