This is a comprehensive critical guide to "King Lear", including critical and performance history, adaptation, new directions in research and an annotated bibliography. "King Lear" is one of Shakespeare's most performed and studied plays - seen as one of the most significant and universal tragedies of all time. This guide introduces the play's critical and performance history, including notable stage productions alongside TV, film and radio versions. It includes a keynote chapter outlining major areas of current research on the play and four new critical essays. Finally, a guide to critical, web-based and production-related resources and an annotated bibliography provide a basis for further individual research. "Continuum Renaissance Drama" offers practical and accessible introductions to the critical and performative contexts of key Elizabethan and Jacobean plays. Each guide introduces the text's critical and performance history but also provides students with an invaluable insight into the landscape of current scholarly research through a keynote essay on the state of the art and newly commissioned essays of fresh research from different critical perspectives.
|Antall sider||224||Dimensjoner||14cm x 21,8cm x 1,4cm|
|Vekt||318 gram||Leverandør||Bertram Trading Ltd|
|Andre medvirkende||Andrew Hiscock, Anthony Parr, Joan Fitzpatrick, John J. Norton, Lisa Hopkins, Lori Anne Ferrell, Peter Sillitoe, Philippa Kelly, Ramona Wray, Willy Maley|