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Shakespeare and history / edited with an introduction by Stephen Orgel and Sean Keilen.

  • Author

    Orgel, Stephen

    Keilen, Sean.,

  • Date published


  • Publisher

    New York ; London : Garland Publishing, 1999.

  • Subject

    Literature and history England History 16th century

    Literature and history England History 17th century

    Historical drama, English istory and criticism

    Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 Knowledge History.

    Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 Histories.

Formatted contents note: Partial contents: 'To set a form upon that indigest': Shakespeare's fictions of history /David Scott Kastan; The performance of prayer: sincerity and theatricality in early modern England /Ramie Targoff; 'Alexander the pig': Shakespeare on history and poetry /David Quint; A Roman thought: Renaissance attitudes to history exemplified in Shakespeare and Jonson /George K. Hunter; Macbeth: history, ideology and intellectuals /Alan Sinfield; Un-sainting James: or, Othello and the 'Spanish spirits' of Shakespeare's Globe /Eric Griffin; Representing power: Measure for measure in its time /Leonard Tennenhouse UkBU.