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The Resource The purpose of playing : Shakespeare and the cultural politics of the Elizabethan theatre, Louis Montrose

The purpose of playing : Shakespeare and the cultural politics of the Elizabethan theatre, Louis Montrose

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The purpose of playing : Shakespeare and the cultural politics of the Elizabethan theatre
Title
The purpose of playing
Title remainder
Shakespeare and the cultural politics of the Elizabethan theatre
Statement of responsibility
Louis Montrose
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Examines the role of Elizabethan drama in the shape of cultural belief, values, and understanding of political authority
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Montrose, Louis Adrian
Index
index present
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Theater
  • Theater and society
  • Political plays, English
  • Power (Social sciences) in literature
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Shakespeare, William
Label
The purpose of playing : Shakespeare and the cultural politics of the Elizabethan theatre, Louis Montrose
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Drama, Theatre, Society, and the State: Form and Pressure. I. The Reformation of Playing. II. A Theatre of Changes. III. Anatomies of Playing. IV. The Theatre, the City, and the Crown. V. From the Stage to the State. VI. The Power of Personation. VII. The Cross-Purposes of Playing -- pt. 2. The Shaping Fantasies of A Midsummer Night's Dream. VIII. The Discord of This Concord. IX. Stories of the Night. X. The Imperial Votaress. XI. Bottom's Dream -- Epilogue: A Kingdom of Shadows
Control code
0226534820
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xiii, 227 p
Isbn
9780226534831
Lccn
95035335 //r972
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
The purpose of playing : Shakespeare and the cultural politics of the Elizabethan theatre, Louis Montrose
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Drama, Theatre, Society, and the State: Form and Pressure. I. The Reformation of Playing. II. A Theatre of Changes. III. Anatomies of Playing. IV. The Theatre, the City, and the Crown. V. From the Stage to the State. VI. The Power of Personation. VII. The Cross-Purposes of Playing -- pt. 2. The Shaping Fantasies of A Midsummer Night's Dream. VIII. The Discord of This Concord. IX. Stories of the Night. X. The Imperial Votaress. XI. Bottom's Dream -- Epilogue: A Kingdom of Shadows
Control code
0226534820
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xiii, 227 p
Isbn
9780226534831
Lccn
95035335 //r972
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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