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-—Cralg Lucas, at a panel at The First International Lesbian and Gay Theater Conference and Festival, I989 Sex and gender outlaws have needed allies. An empowering theater is a strong partner: a space in which people can work together ...

Author: Kate Bornstein

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 9781136603730

Category: Social Science

Page: 224

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Gender Outlaw is the work of a woman who has been through some changes--a former heterosexual male, a one-time Scientologist and IBM salesperson, now a lesbian woman writer and actress who makes regular rounds on the TV (so to speak) talk shows. In her book, Bornstein covers the "mechanics" of her surgery, everything you've always wanted to know about gender (but were too confused to ask) addresses the place and politics of the transgendered and intterogates the questions of those who give the subject little thought, creating questions of her own.
2013-04-15 By Kate Bornstein

Across the road from the Main Plaza, Jack Harris's Vaudeville Theater and Saloon's variety shows, gaslighted tavern, gaming rooms, and sporting girls attracted everyone from common cowpunchers to famous outlaws such as Billy the Kid, ...

Author: Ron Franscell

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN: 9780762774937

Category: History

Page: 232

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A fascinating journey through the Lone Star State's unruly past— with maps, photos, and more Texas rightfully claims a celebrated place in the “wildest” West of both myth and reality—which makes it truly stranger than fiction that The Crime Buff's Guide to Outlaw Texas is the first-ever travel guide to the many sites related to the Lone Star State's renowned rambunctious past, complete with GPS coordinates that put you at the scene of the action. From outlaws like Sam Bass and John Wesley Hardin to Bonnie & Clyde and Houston's notorious Candy Man killer, Texas has dozens of places where true-crime buffs can actually stand close to history. For many readers, the attraction to these sites—some well-known, some obscured by time—is irresistible. Written with the same fast-paced, gripping style that marked the author's widely praised earlier work, The Crime Buff's Guide to Outlaw Texas is an indispensable resource for both criminal-history enthusiasts and travelers. Each site description includes a concise summary of the location's significance, historical context, maps, directions, and photos. Praise for a previous book by the same author, The Darkest Night “Heartbreaking . . . Not unlike Truman Capote's In Cold Blood.” —Chicago Sun-Times “This uncommon story has every chilling component of human terror, drama, and suspense that readers of true crime look for.” —Vincent Bugliosi, #1 New York Times bestselling author of Helter Skelter “A very, very, good book . . . written by a very, very, good writer.” —Ann Rule, #1 New York Times bestselling author of Stranger Beside Me
2010-11-09 By Ron Franscell

In the distance he saw the Newcastle Theater and decided to walk by it. It wouldn't hurt to remind Roy that he had his eye on Mary. When he reached the theater, the doors opened and the crowd began to go inside.

Author: Victoria Bylin

Publisher: Steeple Hill

ISBN: 9780373828562

Category: Fiction

Page: 288

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J. T. Quinn would know Mary Larue's beautiful voice anywhere. He just never expected to hear her singing in a Denver church. The gunslinger comes to town to reunite with the only woman he's ever loved...but the actress he left behind two years ago is gone. In her place is a deeply Christian woman with a successful restaurant, the town's respect and a pair of younger siblings in her care. J.T. doubts he'll ever be worthy of Mary again, but he can protect her and her siblings from the threats of a local ne'er-do-well. And with courage and faith, perhaps even an outlaw can earn redemption--and love....
2011-02 By Victoria Bylin

Unless J.T. found a way to influence Mary, he'd lose her to Roy and the theater. He needed more time. “Have that meeting, Mary. But I want you to promise me something.” “What?” “Don't give him an answer today. We were friends once.

Author: Victoria Bylin

Publisher: Harlequin

ISBN: 9781488054754

Category: Fiction

Page: 512

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Two stories of redemption, faith and love. The Outlaw’s Return by Victoria Bylin Gunslinger J. T. Quinn comes to Denver to reunite with the only woman he’s ever loved—Mary Larue. But the actress he left behind is now a respected Christian woman with a pair of younger siblings in her care. J.T. doubts he’ll ever be worthy of Mary again, but with courage and faith, perhaps even an outlaw can earn redemption—and love… The Protector by Carla Capshaw Quintus Ambustus is a slave—Adiona Leonia a wealthy Roman socialite. He’s sacrificed everything for his faith—she believes in nothing and no one. But when Adiona’s life is threatened and Quintus becomes her bodyguard, their attraction to one another can’t be denied. Neither thought to find joy in such a match. Will their growing love let them leave the past behind?
2020-05-05 By Victoria Bylin

29, No. 105. 49. Berkoff, Todd S., “Botched Battle at Bristoe,” Eastern Theater. 50. Outlaw, Edward, and Martin, William, in Hale, Edward J, ed., Histories of Several Regiments, 593. 51. Confederate Military History, Vol. 5, p. 165. 52.

Author: William Thomas Venner

Publisher: McFarland

ISBN: 9781476620893

Category: History

Page: 380

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This history of the 11th North Carolina Infantry in the Civil War— civilian soldiers and their families—follows the regiment from their 1861 mustering-in to their surrender at Appomattox, covering action at Gettysburg, Bristoe Station, The Wilderness, Spotsylvania, Cold Harbor and Petersburg. Drawing on letters, journals, memoirs, official reports, personnel records and family histories, this intensely personal account features Tar Heels relating their experiences through over 1,500 quoted passages. Casualty lists give the names of those killed, wounded, captured in action and died of disease. Rosters list regimental officers and staff, enlistees for all 10 companies and the names of the 78 men who stacked arms on April 9, 1865.
2015-09-02 By William Thomas Venner

The Outlaw was playing a dozen times daily in the 1,700-seat theater, giving the downtown upstart its first true blockbuster.129 On Monday, February 17, the fourth day of The Outlaw at the Towne, Andrew Spheeris appeared before the ...

Author: Matthew J. Prigge

Publisher: Lulu.com

ISBN: 9781365105296

Category: History

Page: 314

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For nearly 60 years, the Milwaukee Motion Picture Commission (MMPC) had the last word on what was suitable for exhibition at local movie theaters. Born of the high ideals of the Progressive Era, the MMPC evolved into one of the nation's strictest censor boards, and kept hundreds of scenes and films from playing in Milwaukee that ran elsewhere with little to no interference. From the bawdy antics of silent-era comedians to the unabashed sexuality of 1960s, the MMPC saw itself as a defender of Milwaukee's morality throughout a half-century of great change and tumult. As the first-ever book-length examination of a local film censor board, Outlaws, Rebels, & Vixens tells the long-forgotten story of the battle for Milwaukee's cinematic soul. Includes a full index of all films either censored or banned by the MMPC.
2016-08-08 By Matthew J. Prigge

In the newspapers , the theater's enemies articulated an austere moral and economic critique . ... In 1792 , an outlaw theater was doing a good business on Boston's Board Alley , and Sullivan was alarmed by the brazen defiance of legal ...

Author: T. A. Milford

Publisher: UPNE

ISBN: 1584655046

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 306

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An engaging biography of three generations of a prominent New England family.
2005 By T. A. Milford

Still, much to the dismay of the Quakers, efforts to outlaw theater while America was still under the control of the British Crown were thwarted.iv Throughout the late 1700s and into the early 1800s, despite how opera and theater ...

Author: Rick H. Jones

Publisher: Rick H. Jones

ISBN: 9781736726402

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 348

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The city was spiraling out of control…teetering on the brink of economic and social disaster. Businessmen, politicians, and community leaders struggled with the growing plight. They hoped to turn the tide…but with the arts? The Rust Belt city of Hamilton, Ohio, discovered in 1791, hoped to reverse the repeating cycle of economic decline, educational stagnancy, and social inequities, but only a few thought the arts could make any difference. A blue-collar kid understands hard work. He also knows how to complete a task. When that kid decides to make his life in the arts, in the dichotomy of blue-collar and arts, he understands that “fine arts” will not be enough and will not be the best way to reach the ends his community hopes to achieve. He also knew that if success were to be had, the arts would have to be broadly defined as they were introduced to the public. The implementation of community arts for this author meant entrusting the arts to the hearts and minds of everyday people. The mission would be community excellence through the arts.
2021-06-08 By Rick H. Jones

76 The PCA issued a seal of approval to The Outlaw on May 23,1941,but only when Hughes agreed to a number of deletions.77 The film opened in a single theater in San Francisco on February 5, 1943. Hughes had withheld the film's release ...

Author: Gerald R. Butters

Publisher: University of Missouri Press

ISBN: 9780826266033

Category: History

Page: 348

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"This first book-length study of state film censorship examines the unique political, social, and economic factors that led to its implementation in Kansas, taking a look at why censorship legislation was enacted, what the attitudes of Kansans were toward censorship, and why it lasted for half a century"--Provided by publisher.

“National Theater ... Robin Hood.” Greensboro Record (August 17, 1923): 10. Neitzel, Britta. “Narrativity in Computer Games.” In Handbook of Computer Game Studies, edited by J. Raessens and J.H. Goldstein, 227–45.

Author: Lesley Coote

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

ISBN: 9781317062059

Category: History

Page: 244

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Following in the tradition of recent work by cultural geographers and historians of maps, this collection examines the apparently familiar figure of Robin Hood as he can be located within spaces that are geographical, cultural, and temporal. The volume is divided into two sections: the first features an interrogation of the literary and other textually transmitted spaces to uncover the critical grounds in which the Robin Hood ’legend’ has traditionally operated. The essays in Part Two take up issues related to performative and experiential space, demonstrating the reciprocal relationship between page, stage, and lived experience. Throughout the volume, the contributors contend with, among other things, modern theories of gender, literary detective work, and the ways in which the settings that once advanced court performances now include digital gaming and the enactment of ’real’ lives.
2016-11-10 By Lesley Coote