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Social Shakespeare : aspects of Renaissance dramaturgy and contemporary society / Peter J. Smith.

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    0333632168, 0333632176 (pbk.), 0312126271 (US)

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    xi, 242, [8] p. of plates : ill. ; 23 cm.

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Bibliography, etc. note: Includes bibliographical references and index. Formatted contents note: Contents: ch.4 Sexual geography of the renaissance: on the imagery of Antony and Cleopatra - ch.5 Dreaming drama and dramatising dreams: towards a reading of sexuality in Cymbeline UkBU. ch.7 The eternal mushroom of humanity: racism and Jewishness in The Jew of Malta and The merchant of Venice - ch.8 Playing with boys: homoeroticism and all-male companies in Shakespearean drama UkBU.