Alternative Shakespeares: Volume 3 (New Accents) (v. 3)

Alternative Shakespeares: Volume 3 (New Accents) (v. 3)


This quantity takes up the problem embodied in its predecessors, Alternative Shakespeares and Alternative Shakespeares 2, to spot and discover the hot, the altering and the extensively ‘other’ probabilities for Shakespeare stories at our specific historic moment.

Alternative Shakespeares 3 introduces the most powerful and such a lot cutting edge of the hot instructions rising in Shakespearean scholarship – ranging throughout functionality reviews, multimedia and textual feedback, issues of economics, technological know-how, faith and ethics – in addition to the ‘next step’ paintings in parts similar to postcolonial and queer stories that proceed to push the limits of the sector. The participants method each one subject with readability and accessibility in brain, permitting pupil readers to interact with severe ‘alternatives’ to tested methods of reading Shakespeare’s performs and their roles in modern culture.

The services, dedication and bold of this volume’s individuals shine via every one essay, conserving the revolutionary facet and real-world urgency which are the hallmark of Alternative Shakespeares. This quantity is key analyzing for college students and students of Shakespeare who search an realizing of present and destiny instructions during this ever-changing field.

Contributors contain: Kate Chedgzoy, Mary Thomas Crane, Lukas Erne, Diana E. Henderson, Rui Carvalho Homem, Julia Reinhard Lupton, Willy Maley, Patricia Parker, Shankar Raman, Katherine Rowe, Robert Shaughnessy, W. B. Worthen

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