Shakespeare and Politics
Edited by Catherine M. S. Alexander
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Shakespeare and Politics by Catherine M. S. Alexander
Book DescriptionThis important collection of essays from Shakespeare Survey, the first published in 1975, shows a full range of writing on Shakespeare and politics with shifts of focus as diverse as biography, text and contexts, language and film, and from perspectives that are literary, historical, religious, theoretical and cultural. A new introductory article by John J. Joughin provides a commentary on the essays, relates them to other work in the field and gives an over-view of the subject. The comprehensive collection is a stimulating and provocative introduction to a subject that is complex but never dull.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780521544818
(228mm x 152mm x 18mm)
Imprint: Cambridge University Press
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publish Date: 2-Sep-2004
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
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Henry VIII, Paperback (December 2015)
Conspiracies and intrigue are rife in the court of Henry VIII as the Duke of Buckingham is executed for treason, having been tricked by his enemy Cardinal Wolsey. And when the King falls in love with Anne Boleyn and decides to divorce his wife, Katherine of Aragon, he causes an irrevocable rift with the Catholic Church.
Cambridge Companion to Shakespeare's Last Plays, Paperback (July 2009)
In this book, leading international Shakespeare scholars consider the significant characteristics of Shakespeare's last plays and place them in their Jacobean context.
Shakespeare and Language, Hardback (September 2004)» View all books by Catherine M. S. Alexander
This book features a selection of the best essays from the last forty years on Shakespeare's use of language.
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Author Biography - Catherine M. S. Alexander
Lecturer, The Shakespeare Institute, University of Birmingham, editor of The Cambridge Shakespeare Library, co-editor of Shakespeare and Race and Shakespeare and Sexuality.
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