Charting Shakespearean Waters: Text and Theatre
Charting Shakespearean Waters: Text and Theatre contains 11 wide-ranging essays on different plays and demonstrate a lively interest in Shakespeare: Shakespeare as text and Shakespeare as theatre; Shakespeare in his age and Shakespeare through the ages. These papers deal with contemporary contexts (Pericles and navigation; A Midsummer Night's Dream and Elizabethan household theatre); tradition, genre and a dialogic approach to Troilus and Cressida; language and style in Henry the Fourth Part One, and in the Sonnets; performance (past and present productions of Hamlet and Macbeth); translation (As You Like It) and modern appropriation (The Tempest). Angles on the English-Speaking World is published once a year and is intended as a lively forum for a broad range of literary, linguistic, cultural and historical studies from various theoretical standpoints.
What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
Other editions - View all
action actor Apollonius appears appropriation Ariel asks audience authority beauty become blood called Cambridge century changed characters continues Copenhagen course critical cultural death direction discourse discussion dramatic Dream early modern East German edition effect Elizabethan English enters essays eyes fear give given Greek Hamlet hand household idea imagined included interest John journey Juliet kind King known Lady leaves lines London Macbeth marks meaning narrative narrator nature never night Notes opening Oxford Pandarus Pentapolis performance perhaps Pericles play players poem poet political possible present production Prologue question reason references revels rhetoric role says scene seems seen sense Shakespeare silence soil Sonnet speak speech stage story suggest Tempest theatre thought tradition translation Troilus and Cressida true turn University Press voice writing written young