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Shakespeare in theory

the postmodern academy and the early modern theater

by Stephen Bretzius

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Published by University of Michigan Press in Ann Arbor .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Criticism and interpretation -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Study and teaching (Higher),
    • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Study and teaching -- United States.,
    • English drama -- Early modern and Elizabethan, 1500-1600 -- History and criticism -- Theory, etc.,
    • English drama -- Early modern and Elizabethan, 1500-1600 -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States.,
    • Postmodernism (Literature)

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 137-150) and index.

      StatementStephen Bretzius.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR2970 .B74 1997
      The Physical Object
      Pagination154 p. :
      Number of Pages154
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL686854M
      ISBN 100472108530
      LC Control Number97033787

      Taking Shakespeare as her case study, she boldly demonstrates the explanatory power of cognitive theory--a theory which argues that language is produced by a reciprocal interaction of body and environment, brain and culture, and which refocuses attention on the role of Cited by: Shakespeare, Theory and Performance is a groundbreaking collection of essays which brings a full range of contemporary critical perspectives to bear upon the practical questions of performing Shakespeare.

      With case-study analyses of the tragedies, comedies, histories and late romances, this book is a wide-ranging introduction to reading Shakespeare in the light of contemporary ecocritical theory. Preview this book».   Shakespeare, Theory and Performance is a groundbreaking collection of seminal essays which apply the abstract theory of Shakespearean criticism to the practicalities of performance. Bringing together the key names from both realms, the collection reflects a wide range of sources and influences, from traditional literary, performance and historical criticism to modern cultural :

      Shakespeare, Theory and Performance is a groundbreaking collection of seminal essays which apply the abstract theory of Shakespearean criticism to the practicalities of performance. Bringing together the key names from both realms, the collection reflects a wide range of sources and influences, from traditional literary, performance and historical criticism to modern cultural theory.   Therefore – assuming Shakespeare read the Essays in detail (it's possible that he may have only skimmed them!) then Shakespeare must have come across the Copernican theory. This doesn’t mean he endorsed it, or approved of it; but it does seem to suggest that he at least would have known about it, thanks to Montaigne.


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AaAuthor: Catherine Belsey. Contributions explore Shakespeare through the lens of design theory, queer theory, psychoanalysis, Derrida and Foucault, amongst others, and offer an innovative interdisciplinary analysis of Shakespeare’s work.

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The history of Shakespeare conspiracy theories is almost as wacky as the theories themselves. It involves a host of crackpots and grifters, but also some of the world’s most celebrated minds. Sigmund Freud, for example, used Hamlet as part of his Oedipus Complex on the belief that Shakespeare wrote the play following the death of his father.

After Frued learned it was probably Author: Lincoln Michel. The Nevillean theory of Shakespeare authorship contends that the English parliamentarian and diplomat Sir Henry Neville (bap. –), wrote the plays and poems traditionally attributed to William Shakespeare. First proposed inthe theory relies upon perceived correspondences between aspects of Neville's life and the circumstances surrounding and contents of Shakespeare's works.

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Conspiracy Claim: Shakespeare’s plays contain such vast knowledge of foreign places and familiarity with courtly and aristocratic affairs to have been written by someone born so low in England’s social order.

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