City/stage/globe : performance and space in Shakespeare's London (Book, 2008) [WorldCat.org]
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City/stage/globe : performance and space in Shakespeare's London

Author: D J Hopkins
Publisher: New York : Routledge, ©2008.
Series: Literary criticism and cultural theory.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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'City/Stage/Globe' examines a selection of plays, pageants, maps, and masques in the historical and cultural contexts in which they emerged. It uses the tools of performance theory to locate the ways in which these events contributed to lasting change in the spatial concepts and physical topography of early modern London.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Hopkins, D.J.
City/stage/globe.
New York : Routledge, ©2008
(OCoLC)648641288
Named Person: William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: D J Hopkins
ISBN: 9780415976947 0415976944 0415875528 9780415875523
OCLC Number: 123232454
Description: xii, 235 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
Contents: Cities and spaces --
Writing and performing in "postmedieval" London --
Pedestrian mappings --
The boredom of King James --
"To see Caesar" --
"The business of an age."
Series Title: Literary criticism and cultural theory.
Responsibility: D.J. Hopkins.
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Examines plays, pageants, maps, and masques. This book locates the ways in which these ephemeral events contributed to change in the spatial concepts and physical topograpy of early modern London.  Read more...

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"The book uses an interdisciplinary methodology to examine the ways in which London as urban space underwent a reconceptualization as it moved from medieval town to early modern city. [Hopkins] Read more...

 
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