Shakespearean Negotiations: The Circulation of Social Energy in Renaissance England

Shakespearean Negotiations: The Circulation of Social Energy in Renaissance England

by Stephen Greenblatt, William Shakespeare
     
 

Stephen Greenblatt has been at the center of a major shift in literary interpretation toward a critical method that situates cultural creation in history. Shakespearean Negotiations is a sustained and powerful exemplification of this innovative method, offering a new way of understanding the power of Shakespeare's achievement and, beyond this, an original analysis…  See more details below

Overview

Stephen Greenblatt has been at the center of a major shift in literary interpretation toward a critical method that situates cultural creation in history. Shakespearean Negotiations is a sustained and powerful exemplification of this innovative method, offering a new way of understanding the power of Shakespeare's achievement and, beyond this, an original analysis of cultural process.

Author Biography: Stephen Greenblatt is The Class of 1932 Professor of English Literature at the University of California, Berkeley.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780520061590
Publisher:
University of California Press
Publication date:
01/01/1988
Series:
New Historicism, #4
Pages:
205

Meet the Author

Stephen Greenblatt is The Class of 1932 Professor of English Literature at the University of California, Berkeley.

Brief Biography

Hometown:
Cambridge, Massachusetts
Date of Birth:
November 7, 1943
Place of Birth:
Cambridge, Massachusetts
Education:
B.A., Yale University, 1964; B.A., Cambridge University, 1966; Ph.D., Yale University, 1969

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