Voicing the Text : American Drama and the Production of Voice
American drama Voice in literature Voice in motion pictures Criticism, interpretation, etc
Cambridge Scholars Publishing 2016EISBN 9781443899000
Why is voice so important to us? How does the concept of voice encompass such disparate practices as vocal sound, marks on a page, identity production and the execution of power? With these questions in mind, this book studies voice as both a textual and a bodily phenomenon. By using both drama and film, and by exploring the translation between the two, this study shows that voice can be placed in a grid where the subject, body, language and power interconnect in ways that question established ideas concerning voice - what it is and what it can do. The book investigates how voice, as an expres.