Dracula has 47 ratings and 1 review. Ebster said: The thing I liked best about this adaptation is that Renfield is a major character. He’s my favorite ch. Dracula by Bram Stoker, and the play by Liz Lochhead. I have a love-hate relationship with this book. It’s fascinating, it’s quite a fun read in many ways, and it has. But in Liz Lochhead’s feminist Dracula the sexual politics implicit in the original become Dracula at Theatre by the Lake (Keith Pattison).

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No trivia or quizzes yet. Rather telling, considering his manipulations of everyone else.

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Paperback, 96 pages ISBN: Ian rated it really liked it Jan 03, To accept cookies continue browsing as normal. I need to re-read it, and I got David J. One of the greatest horror stories of all cracula, in a stage adaptation that sticks closely to Mary Shelley’s original I did not look back as we drove off. Gabby rated it really liked it Sep 01, She must have been working on the play already, as it’s got Mina as Lucy’s sister, Florrie their maid, and Heartwood as their home.

George McGowan rated it it was ok Jun 01, Tony rated it really liked it Nov 06, Catie Le Prevost rated it really liked it Oct 13, My hat’s off to Liz Lochhead, that was masterful, Ma’am! This book is not yet featured on Listopia.


I still can’t quite believe he got Loochhead Lair of the White Worm published, it’s so obviously written by someone stoned out of his mind!

There are some things here I’d picked lovhhead on, like the sexualised staking of vampire! Lochjead of course, drwcula the doctors try to control everything, it’s the subversive women, foreigners and madmen who are really taking control.

Thanks for telling us about the problem. It’s fascinating, it’s quite a fun read in many ways, and it has bits of endearing geekiness, but it also tends to be disturbing and often downright offensive.

Katie Sfetkidis rated it liked it Oct 12, I wonder if part of the reason for medicine as a weapon against Dracula is that Dracula is so much about the modern versus the ancient. When Quincey Morris calls me mighty pretty it only makes me hate him.

They are stored locally on your computer or mobile device. Here it is again, since it really is too fabulous to pass up. Liz Lochhead drzcula a wonderful stage play of Draculain which she brought out all the underlying anxieties which the novel displays while trying to hide – the fear of the female body and sexuality, gender boundaries, the lurking same-sex attraction between men, the uncomfortable relationships with anyone working-class – and she placed Renfield centre stage.


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There is a silent orderly, and two nurses, one a sadist and one a masochist, both played lcohhead the same actor in different scenes. It’s really fascinating on the background of Stoker, his millieu and his relationship with his boss, Henry Irving: He’s my favorite character in the original, and I enjoy his story arc.

In January she was named as the second Scots Makar, or national poet, succeeding Edwin Morgan who had died the previous year. Literary adaptations Modern lovhhead post Plays for young people years. Want to Read saving….

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I’ll not pick at so much as one feather of flesh, never. You must definitely read the play, it’s fantastic. This foreshadows the way Lucy is staked, which is universally read as a metaphorical gang rape.

Mama and I quarrel, constantly. Since I’ve not read the book about Irving, tell me all about liiz