Essaying Shakespeare / Karen Newman.

Author
Newman, Karen, 1949- [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, c2009.
Description
xix, 199 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.

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Subject(s)
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616Criticism and interpretation [Browse]
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references (p. [151-188]) and index.
Contents
Myrrha's revenge: Ovid and Shakespeare's reluctant Adonis -- Hayman's missing Hamlet -- Renaissance family politics and Shakespeare's The taming of the shrew -- "And wash the Ethiop white": femininity and the monstrous in Othello -- Portia's ring: gender, sexuality, and theories of exchange in The merchant of Venice -- Ghostwriting: Hamlet and Claude Chabrol's Ophélia -- Englishing the other: "Le tiers exclu" and Shakespeare's Henry V -- Cultural capital's gold standard: Shakespeare and the critical apostrophe in Renaissance studies -- Charactery -- Sartorial economies and suitable style: the anonymous Woodstock and Shakespeare's Richard II -- French Shakespeare: Dryden, Vigny's Othello, and British cultural expansion.
ISBN
  • 9780816655892 (acid-free paper)
  • 0816655898 (acid-free paper)
  • 9780816655908 (pbk. : acid-free paper)
  • 0816655901 (pbk. : acid-free paper)
LCCN
2008035346
OCLC
243602195
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