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Title Shakespeare : an anthology of criticism and theory, 1945-2000 / edited by Russ McDonald.

Publication Info. Malden, MA : Blackwell Pub., 2004.


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Rock Island Main Lib Adult Non-Fiction - RIPG-6  822.33 SHAKESPEARE    AVAILABLE
Description xix, 930 pages ; 26 cm
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Authorship. Looney and the Oxfordians / S. Schoenbaum -- New criticism. Naked babe and the cloak of manliness / Cleanth Brooks -- 'Honest' in Othello / William Empson -- 'Introductory' chapter about the tragedies / Wolfgang Clemen -- 'New criticism' and 'King Lear' / William R. Keast -- Dramatic kinds. Argument of comedy / Northrop Frye -- Ambivalence : the dialectic of the histories / A.P Rossiter -- Saturnalian pattern / C. L. Barber -- Jacobean Shakespeare : some observation on the construction of the tragedies / Maynard Mack -- 1950s AND '60s : theme, character, structure. Reflections on the Sentimentalist's Othello / Barbara Everett -- Form and formality in Romeo and Juliet / Harry Levin -- King Lear or Endgame / Jan Kott -- Cheapening of the stage / Anne Righter -- How not to murder Caesar / Sigurd Burckhardt -- Reader response criticism. On the value of Hamlet / Stephen Booth -- Rabbits, ducks, and Henry V / Norman Rabkin -- Textual criticism and bibliography. New textual criticism of Shakespeare / Fredson Bowers -- Revising Shakespeare / Gary Taylor -- Narratives about printed Shakespeare texts : 'foul papers' and 'bad quartos' / Paul Werstine -- Psychoanalytic readings. 'Anger's my meat' : feeding, dependency, and aggression in Coriolanus / Janet Adelman -- Avoidance of love : a reading of King Lear / Stanley Cavell -- To entrap the wisest : sacrificial ambivalence in The Merchant of Venice and Richard III / Rene Girard -- What did the king know and when did he know it? Shakespearean discourses and psychoanalysis / Harry Berger, Jr. -- Turn of the Shrew / Joel Fineman -- Historicism and new historicism. Cosmic background . E.M.W. Tillyard -- Invisible bullets : Renaissance authority and its subversion, Henry IV and Henry V / Stephen Greenblatt -- New historicism in Renaissance studies / Jean Howard -- Shaping fantasies : figurations of gender and power in Elizabethan culture / Louis Adrian Montrose -- Materialist criticism. Tradition and experiment / Robert Weimann -- Radical tragedy / Jonathan Dollimore -- Give an account of Shakespeare and education, showing why you think they are effective and what you have appreciated about them; support your comments with precise references / Alan Sinfield -- Feminist criticism. Egyptian queens and male reviewers / Linda Woodbridge -- 'I wooed thee with my sword' : Shakespeare's tragic paradigms / Madelon Gohlke -- Family in Shakespeare studies; or Studies in the family of Shakespeareans; or The politics of politics / Lynda E. Boose -- Disrupting sexual difference / Catherine Belsey -- Studies in gender and sexuality. 'This that you call love' : sexual and social tragedy in Othello / Gayle Greene -- Performance of desire / Stephen Orgel -- Secret sharer / Bruce Smith -- Homoerotics of comedy / Valerie Traub -- Performance criticism. Shakespeare and the Blackfriars Theatre / Gerald Eades Bentley -- Critical revolution / J.L. Styan -- William Shakespeare's Romeo + Juliet : everything's nice in America? / Barbara Hodgdon -- Deeper meanings and theatrical technique : the rhetoric of performance criticism / William Worthen -- Postcolonial Shakespeare. 'Nymphs and reapers heavily vanish' : the discursive con-texts of The Tempest / Francis Barker, Peter Hulme -- Sexuality and racial difference / Ania Loomba -- Discourse and the individual : the case of colonialism in The Tempest / Meredith Anne Skura -- Reading closely. Shakespeare's prose / Jonas Barish -- Play of phrase and line / George T. Wright -- Transfigurations : Shakespeare and rhetoric / Patricia Parker.
Subject Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Criticism and interpretation -- History -- 20th century.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Criticism and interpretation.
English drama -- History and criticism -- Theory, etc.
Added Author McDonald, Russ, 1949-
ISBN 063123487X (alkaline paper)
9780631234876 (alkaline paper)
0631234888 (paperback) (alkaline paper)
9780631234883 (paperback) (alkaline paper)

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