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The Shakespearean international yearbook. 8, Special section, European Shakespeares

Author: Graham Bradshaw; Tom Bishop
Publisher: Aldershot, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, ©2008.
Series: Shakespearean international yearbook, 8.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
An annual survey of important issues and new developments in contemporary Shakespeare studies, with contributors appraising or reappraising current thinking on such diverse topics as scepticism, ethnicity, performance, theatrical and textual practices, and translations or adaptations.

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Graham Bradshaw; Tom Bishop
ISBN: 9780754665724 0754665720
OCLC Number: 261939475
Description: vi, 303 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Machine generated contents note: Pt. I Special Section: European Shakespeares / Clara Calvo / Ton Hoenselaars --
1. Introduction: European Shakespeare --
Quo Vadis? / Ton Hoenselaars / Clara Calvo --
2. Chore and the Passion: Shakespeare and Graduation in mid-Twentieth-Century Portugal / Rui Carvalho Homem --
3. Henry V and the Anglo-Greek Alliance in World War II / Tina Krontiris --
4. Asian Shakespeares in Europe: From the Unfamiliar to tile Defamiliarised / Alexander C. Y. Huang --
5. Rearticulating a Culture of Links: Peter Brook's European Shakespeare / Fran Rayner --
6. Shakespeare Uprooted: The BBC and Shakespeare Re-Told (2005) / Clara Calvo / Ton Hoenselaars --
7. Anti-Americanism of EU Shakespeare / Douglas Bruster --
8. Shakespeare and France in the European Mirror / Jean-Christophe Mayer --
Pt. II Shapes of Character --
9. Man's Chief Good: The Shakespearean Character as Evaluator / Mustapha Fahmi --
10. "I have no other but a woman's reason": Folly, Femininity and Sexuality in Renaissance Discourses and Shakespeare's Plays / Paromita Chakravarti --
Pt. III Shapes of Romance --
11. Shipwreck and Ecology: Toward a Structural Theory of Shakespeare and Romance / Steve Mentz --
12. Great Miracle or Lying Wonder? Janus-Faced Romance in Pericles / Tiffany J. Werth --
13. "Better Days":Cultural Memory in As You Like It / Indira Ghose --
Pt. IV Review Essays --
14. (Re)presenting Shakespeare's Co-Authors: Lessons from the Oxford Shakespeare / Tom Rooney --
15. Inventing the Human: Brontosaurus Bloom and "the Shakespeare in us" / Laurence Wright.
Series Title: Shakespearean international yearbook, 8.
Other Titles: Special section, European Shakespeares
Responsibility: general editors, Graham Bradshaw and Tom Bishop ; special guest editors, Ton Hoenselaars and Clara Calvo.


Presents a section on 'European Shakespeares', proceeding from the claim that Shakespeare's literary craft was not just native English or British, but was filtered and fashioned through a Renaissance  Read more...


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