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Shakespeare survey : an annual survey of Shakespeare studies and production. 56, Shakespeare and comedy

Author: Peter Holland
Publisher: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Published with academic researchers and graduate students in mind, this volume of the 'Shakespeare Survey' presents a number of contributions on the theme of Shakespeare's comedies, as well as the comedy in Shakespeare's other works.
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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: Peter Holland
ISBN: 0521827272 9780521827270
OCLC Number: 1042874016
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xi, 370 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Looking like a child --
or --
Titus : the comedy / Carol Chillington Butter --
Comedy and Epyllion in post-Reformation England / Dympna Callaghan --
(Peter) Quince : love potions, carpenter's coigns and Athenian weddings / Patricia Parker --
'When everything seems double' : Peter Quince, the other playwright in A midsummer night's dream / A.B. Taylor --
Cultural materialism and intertextuality : the limits of queer reading in A midsummer night's dream and The two noble kinsmen / Alan Sinfield --
As you liken it : simile in the wilderness / Robert N. Watson --
Infinite jest : the comedy of Hamlet, Prince of Denmark / Ann Thompson --
Othello and the end of comedy / Stephen Orgel --
Shakespeare as a joke : the English comic tradition, A midsummer night's dream and amateur performance / Michael Dobson --
Falstaff's belly, Bertie's kilt, Rosalind's legs : Shakespeare and the Victorian prince / Adrian Poole --
The sixth act : Shakespeare after Joyce / Maud Ellmann --
The return of Prospero's wife : mother figures in The tempest's afterlife / Sarah Annes Brown --
Directing Shakespeare's comedies : in conversation with Peter Holland / Declan Donnellan --
'To show our simple skill' : scripts and performances in Shakespearian comedy / Michael Cordner --
John Shakespeare's 'Spiritual testament' : a reappraisal / Robert Bearman --
Shakespeare as a force for good / Peter Holbrooke --
Timon of Athens and Jacobean politics / Andrew Hadfield --
Man, woman and beast in Timon's Athens / Andreas Hofele --
Rough magic : northern broadsides at work at play / Carol Chillington Rutter --
Shakespeare performances in England, 2002 / Michael Dobson --
Professional Shakespeare production in the British Isles, January-December 2001 / James Shaw.
Other Titles: Shakespeare and comedy.
Responsibility: edited by Peter Holland.

Abstract:

Published with academic researchers and graduate students in mind, this volume of the 'Shakespeare Survey' presents a number of contributions on the theme of Shakespeare's comedies, as well as the comedy in Shakespeare's other works.

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