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Shakespeare on love & lust

Author: Maurice Charney
Publisher: New York : Columbia University Press, [2000]. ©2000
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The complex and sometimes contradictory expressions of love in Shakespeare's works - ranging from the serious to the absurd and back again - arise primarily from his dramatic and theatrical flair rather than from a unified philosophy of love. Untangling his witty, bawdy (and ambiguous) treatment of love, sex, and desire requires a sharp eye and a steady hand. In Shakespeare on Love and Lust, noted scholar Maurice  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Charney, Maurice.
Shakespeare on love & lust.
New York : Columbia University Press, ©2000
(DLC) 99021631
Named Person: William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Maurice Charney
ISBN: 0231500068 9780231500067 0231104286 9780231104289 0231104294 9780231104296
OCLC Number: 49851580
Language Note: English.
Description: 1 online resource (vii, 234 pages)
Contents: Falling in Love: Conventions --
Love Doctrine in the Comedies --
Love Doctrine in the Problem Plays and Hamlet --
Love Doctrine in the Tragedies --
Enemies of Love --
Gender Definitions --
Homoerotic Discourses --
Love and Lust: Sexual Wit.
Other Titles: Shakespeare on love and lust
Responsibility: Maurice Charney.

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The film "Shakespeare in Love" reflected the complex and sometimes contradictory expressions of love in Shakespeare's work. This text delves into his rhetorical and thematic development of this  Read more...

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