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Shakespeare : a very short introduction / Germaine Greer.

  • Author

    Greer, Germaine

  • Date published

    2002

  • Publisher

    Oxford : Oxford University Press, [2002].

  • Subject

    Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 Criticism and interpretation.

Germaine Greer examines the plays in detail, showing how Shakespeare dramatized moral and intellectual issues in such a way that his audience became dazzlingly aware of an imaginative dimension to daily life. She argues that as long as his work remains central to English cultural life, it will retain the values which make it unique in the world.