Browsing University Honors Capstone Projects by Subject "vaudeville"
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Escaping Newcastle: Norah O'Hagan, Vaudeville, and the Limits of Class and Gender in Edwardian Britain (Northern Illinois University, 2015)This thesis examines the life and career of Norah O’Hagan, who left Newcastle, England in 1926, to join the circus. Norah was a coal miner’s daughter born into impoverished circumstances. Her future was severely limited ...