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Much ado about nothing : a critical reader / edited by Deborah Cartmell and Peter J. Smith.

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    Reading Room 50.24 commentary/MUC

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    xv, 258 pages ; 21 cm.

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Contents: Notes on contributors ; timeline ; Introduction / Deborah Cartmell and Peter J. Smith -- The critical backstory / Alison Findlay -- Performance history: landmarks, tendencies, outliers and recursions in the performance history of Much ado about nothing / Kathryn Prince -- The state of the art / Elinor Parsons -- New directions: letting wonder seem familiar? Italy and London in Much ado about nothing / Duncan Salkeld -- New directions: Much ado: women (and men) of a certain age / Elizabeth Schafer and Sara Reimers -- New directions: Much ado or Love's labour's won? Does it matter which? / Lois Potter -- New directions: Much ado about nothing and social media / Christy Desmet -- Resources: How apt it is to learn? Studying and teaching Much ado about nothing / Brett Greatley-Hirsch and Sarah Neville.