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Hamlet of Morningside Heights

Kenneth Craven - Literary Criticism - 2011 - 115 pages
This book reveals the remarkable life of a Renaissance New Yorker sustained by the play Hamlet. Craven’s detective work finds for the first time Apostle Paul’s ethical ...
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Fathers and Daughters in Shakespeare and Shaw

Lagretta Tallent Lenker - Drama - 2001 - 201 pages
Though Shakespeare and Shaw lived 300 years apart, they used similar techniques to dramatize the interactions of fathers and daughters. The daughters literally represent a ...
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Fantasies of Female Evil: The Dynamics of Gender and Power in Shakespearean ...

Cristina León Alfar - Drama - 2003 - 254 pages
Cristina Leon Alfar. In light of cultural materialist, psychoanalytic, and feminist theoretical investigations of literature, history, and culture, Cristina Leon Alfar examines ...
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Plato's Republic and Shakespeare's Rome: A Political Study of the Roman Works

Barbara L. Parker - History - 2004 - 183 pages
This pioneering study argues the influence of Plato's political thought on Shakespeare's Roman works: The Rape of Lucrece, Coriolanus, Julius Caesar, Antony and Cleopatra, and ...
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Victorian Appropriations of Shakespeare: George Eliot, A.C. Swinburne ...

Robert Sawyer - Literary Criticism - 2003 - 172 pages
This book explores the creation of imperial identities in Britain and several of its colonies- South Africa, India, Australia, Wales- and the ways in which the Victorian press ...
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Word Against Word: Shakespearean Utterance

James R. Siemon - Drama - 2002 - 335 pages
Word against Word offers a new approach to Shakespearean drama, and in particular to Shakespeare's Richard II, through an extended engagement with the Bakhtinian concept of art ...
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Shakespeare's Tragic Form: Spirit in the Wheel

Robert Lanier Reid - Literary Criticism - 2000 - 191 pages
Since about 1960, when five-act division in Shakespeare's plays was strongly disputed, most critics have focused on individual scenes rather than holistic form. This book ...
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The World Must be Peopled: Shakespeare's Comedies of Forgiveness

Michael D. Friedman - Literary Criticism - 2002 - 272 pages
Friedman argues that The Two Gentlemen of Verona, Much Ado About Nothing, All's Well that Ends Well, and Measure for Measure comprise a dramatic subgenre called the comedy of ...
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Civil Idolatry: Desacralizing and Monarchy in Spenser, Shakespeare, and Milton

Richard F. Hardin - Literary Criticism - 1992 - 267 pages
This book discusses the tensions in major Renaissance literary texts between the cult of monarchy and its subversions by Christianity. It corrects some modern scholars ...
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Erotic Beasts and Social Monsters: Shakespeare, Jonson, and Comic Androgyny

Grace Tiffany - Literary Criticism - 1995 - 237 pages
"The voluminous contemporary critical work on English Renaissance androgyny and transvestism debates has not fully uncovered the ancient Greek and Roman roots of the gender ...
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