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The Resource Shakespeare: the basics, by Sean McEvoy

Shakespeare: the basics, by Sean McEvoy

Label
Shakespeare: the basics
Title
Shakespeare: the basics
Statement of responsibility
by Sean McEvoy
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1959-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McEvoy, Sean
Dewey number
822.33
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
The basics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Shakespeare, William
Label
Shakespeare: the basics, by Sean McEvoy
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Machine generated contents note: Shakespeare studies today -- Why Shakespeare studies changed: theme and character gives way to history and politics -- Why read and watch Shakespeare today? -- How to use this book -- pt. I Understanding the text -- 1.Shakespeare's language -- Writing for a theatre audience, probably -- Simple or complex, the language is dramatic -- Verse and prose -- Prose -- Verse -- Rhetorical figures and tropes -- Rhetorical tropes in dramatic action -- Rhetorical figures in dramatic action -- 2.Shakespeare's theatre -- Dramatic conventions and staging -- Representation on the early modern stage -- Reflexivity -- 3.Shakespeare on stage -- Paul Robeson's Othello -- Cheek by Jowl's As You Like It -- Shakespeare in the West End: David Tennant and Catherine Tate in Much Ado About Nothing -- 4.Shakespeare on film -- How do you film Shakespeare? -- Two Tempests: Derek Jarman (1979) and Peter Greenaway (1991) --
  • Contents note continued: Globalized Shakespeare: Romeo + Juliet (1996), Ten Things
  • Contents note continued: Tragedy, theatre and ethics -- Tragedy and revenge -- 9.Understanding romance: The Winter's Tale and The Tempest -- Romance and gender -- Romance and Utopia -- Love and romance
Control code
000047971282
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
275 p.
Isbn
9780415682800
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Label
Shakespeare: the basics, by Sean McEvoy
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Machine generated contents note: Shakespeare studies today -- Why Shakespeare studies changed: theme and character gives way to history and politics -- Why read and watch Shakespeare today? -- How to use this book -- pt. I Understanding the text -- 1.Shakespeare's language -- Writing for a theatre audience, probably -- Simple or complex, the language is dramatic -- Verse and prose -- Prose -- Verse -- Rhetorical figures and tropes -- Rhetorical tropes in dramatic action -- Rhetorical figures in dramatic action -- 2.Shakespeare's theatre -- Dramatic conventions and staging -- Representation on the early modern stage -- Reflexivity -- 3.Shakespeare on stage -- Paul Robeson's Othello -- Cheek by Jowl's As You Like It -- Shakespeare in the West End: David Tennant and Catherine Tate in Much Ado About Nothing -- 4.Shakespeare on film -- How do you film Shakespeare? -- Two Tempests: Derek Jarman (1979) and Peter Greenaway (1991) --
  • Contents note continued: Globalized Shakespeare: Romeo + Juliet (1996), Ten Things
  • Contents note continued: Tragedy, theatre and ethics -- Tragedy and revenge -- 9.Understanding romance: The Winter's Tale and The Tempest -- Romance and gender -- Romance and Utopia -- Love and romance
Control code
000047971282
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
275 p.
Isbn
9780415682800
Isbn Type
(pbk.)

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