Farnham : Ashgate, c2011.
English drama Early modern and Elizabethan, 1500-1600 History and criticism
English drama 17th century History and criticism
English drama Italian influences
Comparative literature English and Italian
Comparative literature Italian and English
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 Criticism and interpretation.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 Knowledge Italy.
Bibliography, etc. note: Includes bibliographical references and index. Formatted contents note: Contents: Shakespeare and the art of forgetting / Stephen Orgel -- Shakespearean comedy: postmodern, theory and humanist poetics / Robin Headlam Wells -- Shakespeare: what rhetoric accomplishes / John Roe -- Shakespearean outdoings: Titus Andronicus and Italian Renaissance tragedy / Mariangela Tempera -- Transalpine wonders: Shakespeare's marvelous aesthetics / Adam Max Cohen. Uk-SuSCL Contents: Hamlet versus Commedia dell' arte / Frances K. Barasch -- The end of Shakespearean Machiavellian moment: Julius Caesar, Shakespeare's historiography, and dramatic form / Hugh Grady -- The problem of old age: anticomedy in As you like it and Ruzante's L'Anconitana / Anthony Ellis -- Ruzante and Shakespeare: a comparative case study / Robert Henke -- The "woman as wonder" trope: from Commedia grave to Shakespeare's Pericles and the last plays / Michele Marropodi. Uk-SuSCL Contents: Shakespeare's Italian carnival: Venice and Verona revisited / Francois Laroque -- (Re)fractured art and ordered nature: Italian Renaissance aesthetics in Shakespeare's Richard II / Susan Payne -- Silence, seeing, and performativity: Shakespeare and the Paragone / Duncan Salkeld. Uk-SuSCL.