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Playing and writing in Shakespeare's theatre

Author: Robert Weimann; Helen Higbee; William West
Publisher: New York : Cambridge University Press, 2000.
Series: Cambridge studies in Renaissance literature and culture, 39.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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Robert Weimann redefines the relationship between writing and performance, or 'playing', in Shakespeare's theatre and offers a reconsideration and redefinition of Elizabethan performance and  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Weimann; Helen Higbee; William West
ISBN: 0521781302 9780521781305
OCLC Number: 232699964
Notes: Includes index.
Description: pages cm.
Contents: Preface; Introduction: Conjunctures and concepts; 1. Performance and authority in Hamlet (1603); 2. A new agenda for authority; 3. Pen and voice: versions of doubleness; 4. Playing with a difference; 5. Histories in Elizabethan performance; 6. Hamlet and the purposes of playing; 7. Space (in)dividable: Locus and Platea revisited; 8. Shakespeare's endings: commodious thresholds; Afterword: thresholds forever after; Notes; Index.
Series Title: Cambridge studies in Renaissance literature and culture, 39.
Responsibility: Robert Weimann ; edited by Helen Higbee and William West.

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