Brooke S. Bocast
List of John Benjamins publications for which Brooke S. Bocast plays a role.
Singing gender: Contested discourses of womanhood in Tuscan-Italian verbal art. Pragmatics 15:4, pp. 437–4572005.
In this article, we explore the presentation and contestation of discourses of womanhood in verbal art performance. In Tuscan-Italian Contrasto verbal duels the artists, both males and females, may impersonate female characters as they exchange insults between each other. In doing so, they deploy… read more | Article