Refiguring Mimesis
Language: en
Pages: 244
Authors: Jonathan Holmes
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: Univ of Hertfordshire Press

Focusing squarely on the strength of mimesis as a philosophical idea, this collection of essays considers aspects of mimesis ranging from Shakespeare to colonia
Imitation and Contamination of the Classics in the Comedies of Ben Jonson
Language: en
Pages: 222
Authors: Tom Harrison
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-10-12 - Publisher: Taylor & Francis

This book focuses on the influence of classical authors on Ben Jonson’s dramaturgy, with particular emphasis on the Greek and Roman playwrights and satirists.
Emulation on the Shakespearean Stage
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Vernon Guy Dickson
Categories: Drama
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-03-02 - Publisher: Routledge

The English Renaissance has long been considered a period with a particular focus on imitation; however, much related scholarship has misunderstood or simply ma
Shakespeare's Roman Plays
Language: en
Pages: 260
Authors: Paul Innes
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-07-07 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

Rome was a recurring theme throughout Shakespeare's career, from the celebrated Julius Caesar, to the more obscure Cymbeline. In this book, Paul Innes assesses
Class and Society in Shakespeare
Language: en
Pages: 608
Authors: Paul Innes
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-11-15 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

The Continuum Shakespeare Dictionaries provide authoritative yet accessible guides to the principal subject-areas covered by the plays and poetry of Shakespeare
The Jurisprudence of Style
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Justin Desautels-Stein
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-02-22 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

In the contemporary domain of American legal thought there is a dominant way in which lawyers and judges craft their argumentative practice. More colloquially,
Unruly Audiences and the Theater of Control in Early Modern London
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Eric Dunnum
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-09-18 - Publisher: Routledge

Unruly Audiences and the Theater of Control in Early Modern London explores the effects of audience riots on the dramaturgy of early modern playwrights, arguing
Protestantism and Drama in Early Modern England
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Adrian Streete
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-09-24 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Containing detailed readings of plays by Shakespeare, Marlowe and Middleton, as well as poetry and prose, this book provides a major historical and critical rea
Transnational Mobilities in Early Modern Theater
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Robert Henke
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-02-24 - Publisher: Routledge

The essays in this volume investigate English, Italian, Spanish, German, Czech, and Bengali early modern theater, placing Shakespeare and his contemporaries in
Militant Citizenship
Language: en
Pages: 321
Authors: Belinda A. Stillion Southard
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011 - Publisher: Texas A&M University Press

In Militant Citizenship: Rhetorical Strategies of the National Woman's Party, 1913–1920, Belinda A. Stillion Southard explores the ways in which the militant