Indexes over 200 international periodicals that cover all aspects of the performing arts, including dance, film, drama/theater, stagecraft, broadcast arts, circus performance, comedy, storytelling, pantomime, puppetry, magic, and the performance business.
Indexes materials on literature, languages, linguistics, and folklore, excluding book reviews. Citations from over 4,000 journals and series published worldwide, as well as books, essays, working papers, proceedings, dissertations, & bibliographies. Also includes citations to books and journal articles having to do with linguistics and language topics. Video tutorial on searching writer's names as subjects
Covers monographs, periodical articles, critical editions of literary works, book reviews, collections of essays and doctoral dissertations on English language and literatures. (Coverage: 1920-present). Now part of ProQuest One Literature. To search ABELL alone, click on "Criticism" and then select ABELL on the left-hand sidebar.
Search for subjects either using the Begins With tab or use the Keyword Search, enter the subject terms, e.g., theater South Africa.