Date of Award
Bachelor of Arts (BA)
College of Humanities and Fine Arts
The Woman in White: Uncensored is an effort to encourage the re-examination of Victorian drama. One part of the project consists of re-writing a Victorian play (I have chosen Wilkie Collins' The Woman in White) to be truer to its parent novel. The second part is a research paper relating all the information I found regarding censorship, audience preference, the popularity of melodrama, and any other reasons there were for novels being bowdlerized (or altered) when adapted for the stage.
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Verzella, Patricia S., "The Woman in White: Uncensored" (2004). Honors Theses. 312.