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Yerma

Translated by

Jo Clifford

~playauthor~Written by~ Federico Garcia Lorca , Jo Clifford ~playauthor~Translated by~ Jo Clifford

Nick Hern Books, 2010

Drama Classics

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Acts: 3, Scenes: 6, Roles: Total (28), Female (20), Male (8), Unassigned (0)

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... This translation is by Jo Clifford. Yerma (the name derives from the Spanish word for 'barren') has been married to Juan for two years, but remains childless. Furthermore, her desire for a child is at odds with Juan's desire...

Every One

Written by

Jo Clifford

~playauthor~Written by~ Jo Clifford

Nick Hern Books, 2016

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Acts: 2, Roles: Total (6), Female (3), Male (3), Unassigned (0)

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...Jo Clifford's Every One is a modern-day reimagining of the 15th-century morality play Everyman, exploring the meaning of death and bereavement at a deeply personal level. It was first performed at the Royal Lyceum Theatre, Edinburgh, on 19...

Eve

Written by

Chris Goode

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Jo Clifford

~playauthor~Written by~ Chris Goode , Jo Clifford

Oberon Books, 2017

Oberon Modern Plays

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Scenes: 14

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... performer, father and grandmother Jo Clifford tells a story both gentle and passionate, intimate and political, to remind us that the journey towards our real selves is one we all need to make....

Medea

Marion Gibson

Marion Gibson is Senior Lecturer in English at the University of Exeter, UK. Her publications include Reading Witchcraft (Routledge, 1999), Possession, Puritanism and Print (Pickering and Chatto, 2006) and Witchcraft Myths in American Culture (Routledge, 2007). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Jo Ann Esra

Jo Ann Esra is Associate Lecturer at the College of Humanities, University of Exeter, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Shakespeare’s Demonology : A Dictionary

Bloomsbury Arden Shakespeare, 2017

Books

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... Thessaly in Greece, whilst the Jewish Jessica is to marry a Christian. Medea’s killing of her brother Absyrtus is also referred to in an ominous way in 2 HVI. The English civil war is evoked by her fratricide, as Young Clifford promises to cut...

Conjuration

Marion Gibson

Marion Gibson is Senior Lecturer in English at the University of Exeter, UK. Her publications include Reading Witchcraft (Routledge, 1999), Possession, Puritanism and Print (Pickering and Chatto, 2006) and Witchcraft Myths in American Culture (Routledge, 2007). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Jo Ann Esra

Jo Ann Esra is Associate Lecturer at the College of Humanities, University of Exeter, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Shakespeare’s Demonology : A Dictionary

Bloomsbury Arden Shakespeare, 2017

Books

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... conjure thee, by all the parts of man/Which honour does acknowledge’ (WT 1.02.400–1). Other animate and inanimate forces and bodies as well as human beings could also be influenced and bound in this way: Clifford tells Warwick that he able...