Parsing the City by Heather Easterling
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Parsing the City
By Heather Easterling

Parsing the City

Jonson, Middleton, Dekker, and City Comedy's London as Language

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Parsing the City by Heather Easterling

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Parsing the City updates our understanding of Jacobean city comedy's discursive role in its London society. Working with three major plays by Ben Jonson and Thomas Middleton and Thomas Dekker, this book develops an updated reading of Jacobean city comedy as a dramatic subgenre whose engagement with early modern London was centrally linguistic and semiotic-- its plays staging and interrogating the city as a series of languages and language problems.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780415979504
ISBN-10: 0415979501
Format: Hardback
(237mm x 156mm x 17mm)
Pages: 210
Imprint: Routledge
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 14-Feb-2007
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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City or citizen comedy was a form of drama produced in the early 17th century in England. Such comedies were set in London and portrayed the everyday life of the middle classes.

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