Twelfth Night: Character Studies

Twelfth Night: Character Studies

by Graham Atkin
Twelfth Night: Character Studies


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Twelfth Night: Character Studies by Graham Atkin

Designed for first year students, this innovative guide builds on the usual knowledge base of students beginning literary study in HE by focusing on the familiar characters but introducing more sophisticated study and includes performance history as well as textual analysis.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780826495402
Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic
Publication date: 03/12/2008
Series: Character Studies Series
Pages: 160
Product dimensions: 5.76(w) x 8.87(h) x 0.69(d)

About the Author

Graham Atkin is Senior Lecturer in English at the University of Chester, UK. His publications include Studying Shakespeare: A Practical Guide (Prentice Hall, 1998)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements     ix
Series Editor's Preface     xi
Introduction: An Overview of Twelfth Night     1
Shakespeare's Characters     7
Orsino     19
Viola     31
Sir Toby Belch, Sir Andrew Aguecheek and Maria     45
Feste (and Fabian)     57
Olivia     71
Malvolio     81
Antonio and Sebastian     93
Conclusion: Through the Characters to the Key Themes and Issues     99
Guide to Further Reading     123
Bibliography     125
Index     129

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