Staging the Renaissance: Reinterpretations of Elizabethan and Jacobean Drama

Staging the Renaissance: Reinterpretations of Elizabethan and Jacobean Drama

by David Scott Kastan, Peter Stallybrass
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0415901669

ISBN-13: 9780415901666

Pub. Date: 10/28/1991

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

The essays in Staging the Renaissance show the theatre to be the site of a rich confluence of cultural forces, the place where social meanings are both formed and transformed. The volume unites some of the most challenging issues in contemporary Renaissance studies and some of our best-known critics, including Stephen Orgel,

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The essays in Staging the Renaissance show the theatre to be the site of a rich confluence of cultural forces, the place where social meanings are both formed and transformed. The volume unites some of the most challenging issues in contemporary Renaissance studies and some of our best-known critics, including Stephen Orgel, Margaret Ferguson, Catherine Belsey, Jonathan Goldberg, Marjorie Garber, Lisa Jardine, and Jonathan Dollimore-- demonstrating the variety and vitality not only of contemporary criticism, but of Renaissance drama itself.

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ISBN-13:
9780415901666
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
10/28/1991
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
304
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.70(d)

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