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Rethinking historicism from Shakespeare to Milton

Author: Ann Baynes Coiro; Thomas Fulton
Publisher: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2012.
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"Reading literary texts in their historical contexts has been the dominant form of interpretation in literary criticism for the past thirty years. This collection of essays reflects on the origins of historicism and its present usefulness as a mode of literary analysis, its limitations, and its future. The volume provides a brief history of the practice from its renaissance origins, offering examples of historicist  Read more...
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Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Rethinking historicism from Shakespeare to Milton.
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2012
(DLC) 2012012616
(OCoLC)784125188
Named Person: William Shakespeare; John Milton
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Ann Baynes Coiro; Thomas Fulton
ISBN: 9781139569354 113956935X 9781139226431 1139226436 1139571168 9781139571166
OCLC Number: 813844836
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Has historicism gone too far, or, Should we return to form? / Andrew Hadfield --
Theory and practice in historical method / Michael McKeon --
Limiting history / Marshall Grossman --
The politics of Renaissance historicism : Valla, Erasmus, Colet, and More / Thomas Fulton --
Historicizing satisfaction in Shakespeare's Othello / Heather Hirschfeld --
The new presentism and its discontents : listening to Eastward ho and Shakespeare's Tempest in dialogue / Paul Stevens --
In great men's houses : playing, patronage, and the performance of Tudor history / Lawrence Manley --
Medea's dilemma : politics and passion in Milton's Divorce tracts / Sharon Achinstein --
Milton, Foucault, and the new historicism / Martin Dzelzainis --
You shall be our generalless : fashioning warrior women from Henrietta Maria to Hillary Clinton / Laura Knoppers --
War times : seventeenth-century women's writing and its afterlives / Erin Murphy.
Responsibility: [edited by] Ann Baynes Coiro, Thomas Fulton.
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