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Early Modern English Lives: Autobiography and Self-representation, 1500-1660

Ronald Bedford, Lloyd Davis, Philippa Kelly - Literary Criticism - 2007 - 241 pages
Early Modern English Lives examines sixteenth- and seventeenth-century autobiographical practices in key contexts and modes of self-representation. Moving between diaries ...
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Better a Shrew Than a Sheep: Women, Drama, and the Culture of Jest in Early ...

Pamela Allen Brown - Drama - 2003 - 263 pages
In a study that explodes the assumption that early modern comic culture was created by men for men, Pamela Allen Brown shows that jest books, plays, and ballads represented ...
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Domestic life and domestic tragedy in early modern England: the material ...

Catherine Richardson - Literary Criticism - 2006 - 235 pages
In a theatre which self-consciously cultivated its audiences' imagination, how and what did playgoers "see" on the stage? This book reconstructs one aspect of that imaginative ...
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Joint Enterprises: Collaborative Drama and the Institutionalization of the ...

Heather Anne Hirschfeld - Performing Arts - 2004 - 204 pages
Over half of the plays of the English Renaissance were written collaboratively. This text explores the diverse motivations driving dramatic collaborations, traces the ...
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William Shakespeare - Drama - 2005 - 268 pages
One of the most powerful dramas ever written for the stage, Othello is a story of revenge, illusion, passion, mistrust, jealousy, and murder. If in Iago Shakespeare created the ...
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Shakespeare's Visual Theatre: Staging the Personified Characters

Frederick Kiefer - Drama - 2003 - 358 pages
Kiefer looks at the personified characters created by Shakespeare in his plays, his walking, talking abstractions.
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The Pope and the Heretic

Michael White - Biography & Autobiography - 2009 - 256 pages
Giordano Bruno challenged everything in his pursuit of an all-embracing system of thought. This not only brought him patronage from powerful figures of the day but also put him ...
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Voice in Motion: Staging Gender, Shaping Sound in Early Modern England

Gina Bloom - Drama - 2007 - 277 pages
Voice in Motion explores the human voice as a literary, historical, and performative motif in early modern English drama and culture, where the voice was frequently represented ...
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Women's Roles in the Renaissance

Meg Lota Brown, Kari Boyd McBride - History - 2005 - 335 pages
This volume examines the attitudes and practices that shaped the varied roles of women in the Renaissance and also the important ways women shaped the world in which they lived.
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