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Shakespeare, Brecht, and the intercultural sign

Author: Antony Tatlow
Publisher: Durham [N.C.] : Duke University Press, 2001.
Series: Post-contemporary interventions.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In order to demonstrate how intercultural readings or performances question the settled assumptions we bring to interpretations of familiar texts, Tatlow provides an examination of Asian versions of Shakespeare and Brecht.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Tatlow, Antony.
Shakespeare, Brecht, and the intercultural sign.
Durham, [N.C.] : Duke University Press, 2001
(OCoLC)606611115
Named Person: William Shakespeare; Bertolt Brecht; William Shakespeare; Bertolt Brecht; William Shakespeare; Bertolt Brecht; William Shakespeare; Bertolt Brecht; William Shakespeare; Bertolt Brecht; Bertolt Brecht; William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare; Bertolt Brecht
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Antony Tatlow
ISBN: 0822327538 9780822327530 0822327635 9780822327639
OCLC Number: 45951644
Description: 297 pages ; 25 cm.
Contents: 1. Reading the Intercultural: Cultures of Reading --
2. Intercultural Signs: Textual Anthropology --
3. Desire, Laughter, and the Social Unconscious --
4. Historicizing the Unconscious in Plautine and Shakespearean Farce --
5. Coriolanus and the Historical Text --
6. Macbeth in Kunju Opera.
Series Title: Post-contemporary interventions.
Responsibility: Antony Tatlow.
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This volume examines Asian staging of Western canonical theatre, particularly Shakespeare's plays, arguing that intercultural performance questions the settled assumptions we bring to our  Read more...

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