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South Pacific: Paradise Rewritten

  • Author: Lovensheimer, Jim



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Estimated despatch time 2 - 4 weeks


  • Chapter 1: Who Can Explain It?
  • Chapter 2: The Musical is the Message
  • Chapter 3: An Adaptable Source: Michener's Tales of the South Pacific
  • Chapter 4: False Starts: The Disappearance of Bill Harbison and Dinah Culbert
  • Chapter 5: You've Got to be Carefully Rewritten: The Distillation of Racial Intolerance
  • Chapter 6: Nellie and the Boys: Situating Gender in South Pacific
  • Chapter 7: Culture Clash: Colonialism and South Pacific
  • Conclusion
  • Appendices
  • Appendix A: The Structure of Tales of the South Pacific
  • Appendix B: Scene breakdown for South Pacific
  • Appendix C: The Bright Young Executive of Today
  • Appendix D: Comparison of final version and draft of I'm Gonna Wash That Man Right Out-a My Hair
  • Appendix E: Comparison of final version and draft for I'm In Love With a Wonderful Guy
  • Appendix F: Original form for Happy Talk.