Hamlet's Dreams: The Robben Island Shakespeare

Hamlet's Dreams: The Robben Island Shakespeare

by David Schalkwyk


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781441129284
Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic
Publication date: 02/28/2013
Series: Shakespeare Now! Series
Pages: 208
Product dimensions: 5.80(w) x 8.80(h) x 0.30(d)

About the Author

David Schalkwyk is Director of Research at the Folger Shakespeare Library, Washington D.C. and Professor of English at the University of Cape Town, South Africa. He is editor of Shakespeare Quarterly and his books include Speech and Performance in Shakespeare's Sonnets and Plays (Cambridge, 2002), Literature and the Touch of the Real (University of Delaware Press, 2004), Shakespeare, Love and Service (Cambridge, 2008).

Table of Contents

Robben Island and its representation by prisoners \ The 'Robben Island Shakespeare' \ The role of the 'I' and its relation to imprisonment in Robben Island prison literature and Hamlet's Denmark

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