New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2011.
English literature Early modern, 1500-1700 History and criticism
Visual perception in literature
Ethics in literature
Ethics England History 16th century
Ethics England History 17th century
Aesthetics, British 16th century
Aesthetics, British 17th century
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 Criticism and interpretation.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 Philosophy.
Spenser, Edmund, 1552?-1599 Criticism and interpretation.
Bibliography, etc. note: Includes bibliographical references and index. Formatted contents note: Introduction: image ethics -- Harnessing the visual: from illustration to ekphrasis -- From visible to invisible: Spenser's Aprill and messianic ethics -- Looking for ethics in Spenser's Faerie queene -- "To look, but with another's eyes": translating vision in A midsummer night's dream -- The ethics of temporality in Measure for measure -- "Ocular proof" and the dangers of the perceptual faith -- "Disliken the truth of your own seeming": visual and ethical truth in The winter's tale.