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Renaissance drama and contemporary literary theory

by Andy Mousley

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Published by St. Martin"s Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England.
    • Subjects:
    • English drama -- Early modern and Elizabethan, 1500-1600 -- History and criticism -- Theory, etc.,
    • English drama -- 17th century -- History and criticism -- Theory, etc.,
    • Criticism -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Renaissance -- England.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 232-237) and index.

      StatementAndy Mousley.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR651 .M83 2000
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 244 p. ;
      Number of Pages244
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL51166M
      ISBN 100312231733, 0312231741
      LC Control Number99056334

      There’s a reason that English Renaissance literature is identified as a “Golden Age.” In this period — covering roughly to — literary genres and modes flourished, new forms of poetry were invented or revived from classical exemplars, and the theater came to life as an important form of literary expression and popular entertainment.   Early Modern Literary Studies. "All the essays are new, and together they illuminate a wide range of issues across a reasonable spread of plays. The book offers a range of thoughtful and stimulating approaches to gender on the Renaissance stage." The Yearbook of English Studies.

      As Shelley says, 'the great secret of morals is Love; or a going out of our own nature, and an identification of ourselves with the beautiful which exists in thought, action, or person, not our own'; that we can make our path through beauty to freedom; and that art is a realm of free play where we can rejoice in existence. English Renaissance drama. If he is placed according to his position in our knowledge and understanding of Elizabethan theatre, he will simply take over the book. If he is excluded – a fairly common strategy, which makes ‘Renaissance drama’ mean everyone else’s plays – that leaves a bizarre hole in the centre of the dramatic landscape.

      Literary theory in a strict sense is the systematic study of the nature of literature and of the methods for analyzing literature. However, literary scholarship since the 19th century often includes—in addition to, or even instead of literary theory in the strict sense—considerations of intellectual history, moral philosophy, social prophecy, and other interdisciplinary themes which are of. Specifically, Beho lding Disability explores English Renaissance poetry and drama to uncover what I am calling “early modern ideologies of ability.” I explore a taken-for-granted, pervasive.


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