Shakespearean Negotiations

Shakespearean Negotiations
Publisher Univ of California Press
Release Date
Category Literary Criticism
Total Pages 205
ISBN 0520061608
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Examines Shakespeare's plays in terms of Elizabethan society, analyzes exorcism, cross-dressing, colonial propaganda, and the law, and discusses Shakespeare's cultural influences

Shakespearean Negotiations
  • Author : Stephen Greenblatt,Stephen Greenblatt, PH D
  • Publisher : Univ of California Press
  • Release Date : 1988

Examines Shakespeare's plays in terms of Elizabethan society, analyzes exorcism, cross-dressing, colonial propaganda, and the law, and discusses Shakespeare's cultural influences

Shakespeare  The Tragedies
  • Author : Nicolas Tredell
  • Publisher : Macmillan International Higher Education
  • Release Date : 2014-12-12

This Guide offers a comprehensive survey of the key criticism on Shakespeare's tragedies, from the seventeenth century through to the present day. Introducing essential concepts, themes and debates, and summarising major critical texts, Nicolas Tredell examines how the category of Shakespeare's tragedies has been constructed, contested and changed.

Will in the World  How Shakespeare Became Shakespeare  Anniversary Edition
  • Author : Stephen Greenblatt
  • Publisher : W. W. Norton & Company
  • Release Date : 2010-05-03

The Pulitzer Prize and National Book Award finalist, reissued with a new afterword for the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare’s death. A young man from a small provincial town moves to London in the late 1580s and, in a remarkably short time, becomes the greatest playwright not of his age

Moments of Negotiation
  • Author : Jürgen Pieters
  • Publisher : Amsterdam University Press
  • Release Date : 2001

Moments of Negotiation offers the first book-length and indepth analysis of the New Historicist reading method, which the American Shakespeare-scholar Stephen Greenblatt introduced at the beginning of the 1980s. Ever since, Greenblatt has been hailed as the prime representative of this movement, whose critical acclaim has been one of the

Shakespeare s History Plays
  • Author : Robert Watt
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2014-06-11

Shakespeare's history plays are central to his dramatic achievement. In recent years they have become more widely studied than ever, stimulating intensely contested interpretations, due to their relevance to central contemporary issues such as English, national identities and gender roles. Interpretations of the history plays have been transformed since the 1980

Shakespeare s Curse
  • Author : Bjoern Quiring
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2020-11-26

Conceptualizing the curse as the representation of a foundational, mythical violence that is embedded within juridical discourse, Shakespeare’s Curse pursues a reading of Richard III, King John, and King Lear in order to analyse the persistence of imprecations in the discourses of modernity. Shakespeare wrote during a period that

Shakespeare and the Second World War
  • Author : Irena Makaryk,Marissa McHugh
  • Publisher : University of Toronto Press
  • Release Date : 2012-09-18

Shakespeare’s works occupy a prismatic and complex position in world culture: they straddle both the high and the low, the national and the foreign, literature and theatre. The Second World War presents a fascinating case study of this phenomenon: most, if not all, of its combatants have laid claim

Shakespeare and the Politics of Nostalgia
  • Author : Yuichi Tsukada
  • Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing
  • Release Date : 2019-07-25

In 1603, Queen Elizabeth I died and King James I inherited the English throne. During James's reign, England continued to hark back to Elizabeth, comparing him with his predecessor – not always in a way that was either flattering or pleasing to James. Critics have traditionally assumed that Shakespeare avoided involving himself

Shakespeare  the Bible  and the Form of the Book
  • Author : Travis DeCook,Alan Galey
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2011-07-22

Why do Shakespeare and the English Bible seem to have an inherent relationship with each other? How have these two monumental traditions in the history of the book functioned as mutually reinforcing sources of cultural authority? How do material books and related reading practices serve as specific sites of intersection

The Yearbook of Research in English and American Literature
  • Author : Winfried Fluck
  • Publisher : Gunter Narr Verlag
  • Release Date : 1995

Read online The Yearbook of Research in English and American Literature written by Winfried Fluck, published by Gunter Narr Verlag which was released on 1995. Download full The Yearbook of Research in English and American Literature Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle.

Hamlet in Purgatory
  • Author : Stephen Greenblatt
  • Publisher : Princeton University Press
  • Release Date : 2013-10-20

Setting out to explain his longtime fascination with the ghost of Hamlet's father, Stephen Greenblatt provides an account of the rise and fall of purgatory as both a belief and a lucrative institution - as well as a new reading of the power of Hamlet.

  • Author : Terence Cave,Emeritus Professor of French Literature Terence Cave
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release Date : 1988

This is the first comprehensive study in any language of anagnorisis (recognition) - one of the least familiar terms in Aristotelian poetics, yet used to describe one of the most familiar features of drama and narrative fiction.The book traces the history of the term 'anagnorisis' and explores some of

The Language of Poetry as a Form of Prayer
  • Author : Francis X. McAloon
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2008

Grounded in the investigative tools of interpretation theory, theo-poetic aesthetics, and literary criticism, this book proposes and employs an interdisciplinary methodology for the analysis of poetic prayer tests, focusing upon the poetry of Gerard Manley Hopkins. Interspersed throughout the text are brief interchapters, which offer practical illustrations of the sOli

Shakespeare s Medieval Craft
  • Author : Kurt A. Schreyer
  • Publisher : Cornell University Press
  • Release Date : 2014-08-01

In Shakespeare’s Medieval Craft, Kurt A. Schreyer explores the relationship between Shakespeare’s plays and a tradition of late medieval English biblical drama known as mystery plays. Scholars of English theater have long debated Shakespeare’s connection to the mystery play tradition, but Schreyer provides new perspective on the

Marxist Shakespeares
  • Author : Jean E. Howard,Scott Cutler Shershow
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2013-01-11

Marxist Shakespeares uses the rich analytic resources of the Marxist tradition to look at Shakespeare's plays afresh. The book offers new insights into the historical conditions within which Shakespeare's representations of class and gender emerged, and into Shakespeare's role in the global culture industry stretching from Hollywood to the Globe