By (author) William J. Kerrigan
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Hamlet's Perfection by William J. Kerrigan
Book DescriptionIn this lively study, Kerrigan celebrates both Hamlet's perfection, the character's creation of new ideals out of an inheritance of disillusionment, and Hamlet's perfection, the play's brilliance as Shakespeare's greatest tragedy. Kerrigan's approach reflects his interests in literary formalism, historical scholarship, intellectual history, and psychoanalysis. In an overview of the history of Hamlet criticism, Kerrigan argues that recent critics have done little or nothing to elucidate the play, and he suggests ways in which the abandoned tradition of Hamlet commentary might still inspire fruitful approaches to the play.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780801854682
(216mm x 140mm x 11mm)
Imprint: Johns Hopkins University Press
Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press
Publish Date: 19-Sep-1996
Country of Publication: United States
Books By Author William J. Kerrigan
Shakespeare's Promises, Paperback (July 2003)
Shakespeare's Promises is a unique and valuable resource, providing a fresh perspective that will benefit all readers of Shakespeare.
World of Samuel Beckett, Paperback (December 1990)
This book brings together a distinguished group of authorities who concede that parts of the playwright's work can be lyrical and beguiling, but it's still an appalling vision.
Taking Chances: Derrida, Psychoanalysis, and Literature, Paperback (August 1988)» View all books by William J. Kerrigan
A challenging and multisided meditation on the importance of Derrida to current developments in psychoanalysis and psychoanalytical interpretations of literature.
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Author Biography - William J. Kerrigan
William Kerrigan is professor of English at the University of Massachusetts. His books include The Prophetic Milton and The Sacred Complex.
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