Farnham : Ashgate, 2009.
Mimesis in literature
Visualization in literature
Visual perception in literature
Imagery (Psychology) in literature
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 Technique.
General note: Includes essays on Venus and Adonis, The rape of Lucrece, Hamlet, King Lear and The winter's tale. UK-SuSCL Bibliography, etc. note: Includes bibliographical references and index. Summary, etc: Richard Meek examines Shakespeare's fascination with the art of narrative and the visuality of language. He complicates our conception of Shakespeare as either a 'man of the theatre' or a 'literary dramatist', suggesting ways in which his works themselves debate the question of text versus performance. Target audience: Specialized.