Shakespeare's Christianity : the Protestant and Catholic poetics of Julius Caesar, Macbeth, and Hamlet (Book, 2006) [WorldCat.org]
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Shakespeare's Christianity : the Protestant and Catholic poetics of Julius Caesar, Macbeth, and Hamlet

Author: E Beatrice Batson
Publisher: Waco, Tex. : Baylor University Press, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Explores the influences of Catholicism and Protestantism in a trio of Shakespeare's tragedies: Julius Caesar, Macbeth, and Hamlet. Bypassing the discussion of Shakespeare's personal religious  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Shakespeare's Christianity.
Waco, Tex. : Baylor University Press, ©2006
(OCoLC)608382587
Named Person: William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: E Beatrice Batson
ISBN: 9781932792362 1932792368
OCLC Number: 71126826
Description: xvii, 178 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Meta-drama in Hamlet and Macbeth / Peter Milward --
Explorers of the revelation: Spenser and Shakespeare / David Daniell --
The problem of self-love in Shakespeare's tragedies and in Renaissance and Reformation theology / Robert Lanier Reid --
"I could not say 'amen'": prayer and providence in Macbeth / Robert S. Miola --
Hamlet and Protestant aural theater / Grace Tiffany --
Providence in Julius Caesar / John W. Mahon --
Cobbling souls in Shakespeare's Julius Caesar / Maurice Hunt.
Responsibility: Beatrice Batson, editor.
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"These essays, which seek to demonstrate how powerfully Shakespeare's artistry is informed by Christian tradition and culture, are admirably free of narrow doctrinal or exegetical restriction. As we Read more...

 
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