Love's Labour's Lost: Critical Essays

Love's Labour's Lost: Critical Essays

by Felicia Hardison Londre
     
 

This anthology examines Love's Labours Lost from a variety of perspectives and through a wide range of materials. Selections discuss the play in terms of historical context, dating, and sources; character analysis; comic elements and verbal conceits; evidence of authorship; performance analysis; and feminist interpretations. Alongside theater reviews,

Overview

This anthology examines Love's Labours Lost from a variety of perspectives and through a wide range of materials. Selections discuss the play in terms of historical context, dating, and sources; character analysis; comic elements and verbal conceits; evidence of authorship; performance analysis; and feminist interpretations. Alongside theater reviews, production photographs, and critical commentary, the volume also includes essays written by practicing theater artists who have worked on the play. An index by name, literary work, and concept rounds out this valuable resource.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780815338888
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
11/02/2000
Series:
Shakespeare Criticism Series
Pages:
496
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 1.00(d)

Meet the Author

Felicia Hardison Londre is Curators' professor of Theater at the University of Missouri—Kansas City and dramaturg for Missouri Repertory Theater, Hart of America, Shakespeare Festival, and Nebraska Shakepseare Festival. She is currently President of the American Theater and Drama Society.

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