Women Of Will

Author: Tina Packer
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 038535326X
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Following the Feminine in Shakespeare's Plays Tina Packer. “Fascinating. ...
Never less than compelling.” –The New York Times O F W I LL The Remarkable
Evolution of Shakespeare's Female Characters T IN A PACKER Founding Artistic
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Women And Mobility On Shakespeare S Stage

Author: Elizabeth Mazzola
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 135180930X
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In showing us how women also circulate, Shakespeare renders global space as
a shared space and the moral world as an ... the variety of positions
Shakespeare's female characters assume outside and the wide range of places
they inhabit. ... On stage, the woman who moves can therefore represent a comic
figure of healing and reparation and act as a catalyst ... of space, a record of who
moves and who stays put,26 and perhaps a radical collapsing of Jessica's
remarkable powers ...

Shakespearean Tragedy And Gender

Author: Shirley Nelson Garner
Publisher: Indiana University Press
ISBN: 9780253210272
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HISTORY. INTO. TRAGEDY. The. Case. of. Richard. HI. PHYLLIS RACKIN AN
AUDIENCE COMING to Richard III from the Henry VI plays and King John
witnesses a remarkable transformation in the roles and representations of female
characters. On the one hand, women are much more sympathetically portrayed.
They take on ... Robert Weimann's distinction between locus and platea can be
used to chart both the elevation of the female characters and their containment.
Weimann ...

Shakespeare Left And Right

Author: Ivo Kamps
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317392949
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Only five female characters appear in a cast of over thirty identified parts (not
counting various supernumerary ... Now a number of common-sense arguments
naturally present themselves to suggest that there is really nothing remarkable in
this. ... writings which did not particularly emphasize the presence or agency of
women in history: history was largely thought of ... from the perspective of modern
ideas, decry; but it is a historical injustice for which we can hardly blame
Shakespeare.

A History Of Shakespeare On Screen

Author: Kenneth S. Rothwell
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521543118
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7 As Lawrence Danson has said, however, "a critic who seriously proposes that
Hamlet is a woman will seem either mad or, ... 74 On the other hand, the
nineteenth-century concept of "Ham- letism" allowed for a considerable streak of
femininity in the character of the prince. ... "Some New Notes on Macbeth" (1893)
for his privileging of Rosse in that remarkable 1971 movie.76 The opening title of
Gade's ...

Women And Literature In Britain 1500 1700

Author: Helen Wilcox
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521467773
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Howe cites the frequent occurrence of 'couch scenes' in which female characters
are discovered, to the gaze of male ... women are raped and tortured (and how
such scenes are added to adaptations of Shakespeare); how dramatists ... It is
remarkable how quickly female performers were assimilated into the acting
companies and even (as Howe argues) came to influence the number and types
of roles for women and the development of new sub-genres of both comedy and
tragedy.

Shakespeare And Gender

Author: Deborah Barker
Publisher: Verso Books
ISBN: 9780860914587
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understood to include women as well as men.8 Because history sought to
commemorate the past, reconstituted as a nostalgically idealized world of the ... II
The reconstruction of history as tragedy in Richard III is accompanied by a
remarkable transformation ... Robert Weimann's distinction between locus and
platea can be used to chart both the elevation of the female characters and their
containment.

Shakespeare Recycled

Author: Graham Holderness
Publisher: Harvester/Wheatsheaf
ISBN:
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Only five female characters appear in a cast of over thirty identified parts (not
counting various supernumery servants, ... of common-sense arguments naturally
present themselves to suggest that there is really nothing remarkable in this. ...
writings which did not particularly emphasize the presence or agency of women
in history: history was largely thought of as an ... from the perspective of modern
ideas, decry: but it is a historical injustice for which we can hardly blame
Shakespeare.

Shakespeare S Sonnette

Author: William Shakespeare
Publisher: Walter de Gruyter
ISBN:
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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1905 edition. Excerpt: ...as his own" (Dowden).