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Will the modernist : Shakespeare and the European historical Avant-Gardes / Giovanni Cianci and Caroline Patey (eds).

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  • Publisher

    Bern, Switzerland : Peter Lang, [2014]

  • Subject

    Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616, Criticism and interpretation History 20th century

    Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 Appreciation USA.

    Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 Appreciation Europe.

    Shakespeare, William 1564-1616 Influence.

Contents: Introduction: the agon with the bard / Giovanni Cianci -- Yeats and Pound: a poetics of excess and pastiche / Massimo Bacigalupo -- Changing our way of being wrong: T.S. Eliot's Shakespeare / Jason Harding -- 'Where there's a will, there's a way': the dialogue between Virginia Woolf and Master William / Carlo Pagetti -- Modernist interpreters of Shakespeare: Wyndham Lewis and G. Wilson Knight / Giovanni Cianci -- Wittgenstein's Shakespeare / Marjorie Perloff -- 'As you disguise me': Shakespeare and/in Pirandello / Claudia Corti -- In Hamlet's path: Shakespearean etchings in Laforgue and Tzara / Silvia Riva -- Shakespeare's abandoned cave: Bertolt Brecht and the dialectic of 'greatness' / George Oppitz-Trotman -- Fernando Pessoa: a peripheral Shakespearean out of his time / Vincenzo Russo -- Joyce's Shakespeare / Laura Pelaschiar -- Beckett's Shakespeare, or, silencing the bard / Caroline Patey.