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Moving back to “Home” and “Nation:” Women dramatists, 1938-1945 (2013)
Book Chapter
D'Monté, R. (2013). Moving back to “Home” and “Nation:” Women dramatists, 1938-1945. In T. Gifford, & T. Gomez-Reus (Eds.), Women in Transit Through Literary Liminal SpacesPalgrave Macmillan

The blurring of public/private space during the Second World War also effected a privileging of the female voice and experience by redrawing loci of work and home, and by politicising the domestic. In doing this, some of the plays of the time can be... Read More about Moving back to “Home” and “Nation:” Women dramatists, 1938-1945.

Drama, 1920-1945 (2012)
Book Chapter
D'Monté, R. (2012). Drama, 1920-1945. In M. Joannou (Ed.), The History of British Women's Writing, 1920-1945: Volume Eight, 182-198. Palgrave Macmillan

Women dramatists were surprisingly well represented between 1920 and 1945, and include such figures as Muriel Box, Clemence Dane, Cicely Hamilton, Gertrude Jennings, Esther McCracken, Dodie Smith, and G. B. Stern. Reasons for this can be traced to th... Read More about Drama, 1920-1945.

Passion, penury and psychosis: Representations of the spinster by interwar dramatists (2012)
Book Chapter
D'Monté, R. (2012). Passion, penury and psychosis: Representations of the spinster by interwar dramatists. In J. Dolan, & E. Tincknell (Eds.), Aging Femininities: Troubling Representations, 3-16. Cambridge Scholars Press

The impact of first-wave feminism and the First World War led to the spinster - someone who is past her marriageable date - becoming a repository during the interwar period for society’s fears and anxieties about the place of the older woman, as well... Read More about Passion, penury and psychosis: Representations of the spinster by interwar dramatists.

April de Angelis (2011)
Book Chapter
D'Monté, R. (2011). April de Angelis. In A. Sierz, M. Middeke, & P. P. Schnierer (Eds.), Methuen Drama Guide to Contemporary British PlaywrightsMethuen Drama

Modern literature (2010)
Journal Article
Johnston, M., Creasy, M., Saunders, G., D'Monte, R., Bentley, N., Randall, B., …D'Monté, R. (2010). Modern literature. Year's Work in English Studies, 89(1), 790-901. https://doi.org/10.1093/ywes/maq015

Review of work written about pre-1950 British drama during 2006

Voicing abuse/voicing gender (2006)
Book Chapter
D'Monté, R. (2006). Voicing abuse/voicing gender. In C. Wallace (Ed.), Monologues: Theatre, Performance, Subjectivity, 208-231. Littereraria Pragensia Books

Confessional memoirs have become increasingly popular during the few decades, and it is interesting to note that this phenomenon has also occurred on the stage. This has been spurred through the use of the theatrical monologue, which creates an inti... Read More about Voicing abuse/voicing gender.