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Women and Tudor tragedy : feminizing counsel and representing gender

Author: Allyna E Ward
Publisher: Madison : Fairleigh Dickinson University Press ; Lanham, Maryland : Co-published with the Rowman & Littlefield Publishing Group, Inc., [2013] ©2013
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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" ... Investigates the link between gender and genre, identifying the relation between cultural history and mid-Tudor drama. This book establishes a way for reading women in early modern history, drama, and poetry by fusing discussions of gender in literature with historical analyses of tyranny and martyrdom in mid-Tudor culture"--Cover, page [4].
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Allyna E Ward
ISBN: 9781611476019 1611476011
OCLC Number: 822018960
Description: ix, 195 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: History, religion and culture --
Political women and dramatic representation --
Seneca and female power --
Tyrants & counselors --
Frailty, thy name is woman.
Responsibility: Allyna E. Ward.

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Women and Tudor Tragedy explores the interconnected relationships of women as writers, dramatic characters, and political participants in Tudor England to reveal the importance of these to the  Read more...

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In Women and Tudor Tragedy, Ward looks to several Tudor tragedies to demonstrate how the role of counselors in these plays can provide a means for examining how male hierarchy attempted to maintain Read more...

 
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