Political Shakespeare: Essays in Cultural Materialism

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Jonathan Dollimore, Alan Sinfield
Manchester University Press, 1994 - Authority in literature - 295 pages
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1. Shakespeare, cultural materialism and the new historicism-2. Renaissance authority and its subversion, Henry IV and Henry V.- 3. This thing of darkness I acknowledge mine: The Tempest and the discourse of Colonialism. - 4. Transgressioon and surveillance in Measure for Measure. - 5. The patriarchal bard: feminist criticism and Shakespeare: King Lear and Measure for Measure. - 6. Strategies of State and political plays: A Midsummer Nights̀ Dream, Henry V, Henry VIII. - 7. Shakespeare understudies: the sodomite, the prostitute, the transvestite and their critics. - 8. Introduction: Reproductions, interventions. - 9. Givee an account of Shakespeare and Education, showing why you think they are effective and what you have appreciated about them. Support your comments with precise references. - 10. Royal Shakespeare: theatre and the making of ideology. - 11. Radical potentiality and institutional closure:Shakespeare in film and television. - 12. How Brecht read Shakespeare. - 13. Heritage and the market, regulation and desublimation.
 

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Stephen Greenblatt
18
Paul Brown
48
Jonathan Dollimore
72
Kathleen McLuskie
88
Leonard Tennenhouse
109
Jonathan Dollimore
129
Part n Reproductions interventions
154
AlanSmfield
182
Graham Holderness
206
Margot Heinemann
226
AlanSinfield
255
Raymond Williams
281
Index
290
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