How to Do Things with Shakespeare
New Approaches, New Essays
Edited by Laurie Maguire
Normal Price: $66.95
Your Price: $60.26 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $6.70! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $3.01 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available to Backorder, No Due Date for Supply
How to Do Things with Shakespeare by Laurie Maguire
Book DescriptionThis collection of 12 essays uses the works of Shakespeare to show how experts in their field formulate critical positions. * A helpful guidebook for anyone trying to think of a new approach to Shakespeare * Twelve experts take new critical positions in their field of study using the writings and analysis of Shakespeare, to show how writers (students and academics) find topics and develop their ideas * Features autobiographical prefaces that explain how the experts chose their topics and why the editor commissioned these particular essays, topics, and authors * Argues that literary research is a reaction to experiences, thoughts or feelings * Essays are arranged in small dialogues of two or three, forming a debate * Teaches students to respond individually to cultural positions
Buy How to Do Things with Shakespeare book by Laurie Maguire from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
Book DetailsISBN: 9781405135276
(230mm x 156mm x 18mm)
Imprint: Wiley-Blackwell (an imprint of John Wiley & Sons Ltd)
Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
Publish Date: 17-Sep-2007
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Laurie Maguire
Othello: Language and Writing, Paperback (April 2014)
A new type of study guide which combines an exploration of Shakespeare's language with specific help for students looking to develop their own critical responses and skills. Laurie Maguire offers a lively critical account of Othello and practical ideas on how best to engage with and write about this ever popular play.
30 Great Myths About Shakespeare, Paperback (December 2012)
This book addresses common myths and misconceptions about Shakespeare and his works offering authoritative, up-to-date and even-handed treatments of controversies and scholarly disagreements.
Helen of Troy, Paperback (April 2009)
* Investigates issues of sexual ethics, religion, and politics through responses to the story of Helen of Troy throughout the ages * Examines representations of Helen of Troy in literature, art, drama and film * Shows how the Helen myth has relevance to gender debates today.
How to Do Things with Shakespeare, Hardback (October 2007)» View all books by Laurie Maguire
This collection of 12 essays uses the works of Shakespeare to show how experts in their field formulate critical positions.
» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about How to Do Things with Shakespeare book by Laurie Maguire and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)
Author Biography - Laurie Maguire
Laurie Maguire is a Fellow of Magdalen College and Reader in English at Oxford University. Her books include Shakespearean Suspect Texts (1996), Studying Shakespeare (2004), Where There's a Will There's a Way (2006), and Shakespeare's Names (2007). Maguire has published widely on Renaissance drama, textual problems, performance, and women's studies.
Bestselling Books: Our Current Bestsellers | Australia's Hottest 1000 Books | Bestselling Fiction | Bestselling Crime Mysteries and Thrillers | Bestselling Non Fiction Books | Bestselling Sport Books | Bestselling Gardening and Handicrafts Books | Bestselling Biographies | Bestselling Food and Drink | Bestselling History | Bestselling Travel Books | Bestselling School Textbooks & Study Guides | Bestselling Children's General Non-Fiction | Bestselling Young Adult Fiction | Bestselling Children's Fiction | Bestselling Picture Books | Top 100 US Bestsellers
Phone: 1300 36 33 32 (9am-2pm Mon-Fri AEST) - International: +61 2 9960 7998 - Online Form
Address: Boomerang Books, 878 Military Road, Mosman Junction, NSW, 2088
© 2003-2016. All Rights Reserved. Eclipse Commerce Pty Ltd - ACN: 122 110 687 - ABN: 49 122 110 687
For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.