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David Scott Kastan

  • The most familiar assertion of Shakespeare scholarship is that he is our contemporary. Shakespeare After Theory provocatively argues that he is not, but what value he has for us must at least begin with a recognition of his distance from us.

    Publisher : Taylor and Francis
    published : 2013
  • Paradise Lost remains as challenging and relevant today as it was in the turbulent intellectual and political environment in which it was written. This edition aims to bring the poem as fully alive to a modern reader as it would have been to Milton's contemporaries. It provides a newly edited text of the 1674 edition of the poem--the last of Milton's...

    Publisher : Hackett Publishing Company, Inc.
    published : 2005
  • The essays in Staging the Renaissance show the theatre to be the site of a rich confluence of cultural forces, the place where social meanings are both formed and transformed. The volume unites some of the most challenging issues in contemporary Renaissance studies and some of our best-known critics, including Stephen Orgel, Margaret Ferguson,...

    Publisher : Taylor and Francis
    published : 2012
  • A special centenary edition of this American poet?s critically acclaimed collection

    Publisher : Wesleyan University Press
    published : 2011
  • First published in 1992. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

    Publisher : Taylor and Francis
    published : 2013
  • Hamlet One of the most famous plays of all time, the compelling tragedy of the young prince of Denmark who must reconcile his longing for oblivion with his duty to avenge his father?s murder is one of Shakespeare?s greatest works. The ghost, Ophelia?s death and burial, the play within a play, and the breathtaking swordplay are just some of the elements...

    Publisher : Random House Publishing Group
    published : 2009
  • The Taming of the Shrew Robust and bawdy, The Taming of the Shrew captivates audiences with outrageous humor as Katharina, the shrew, engages in a contest of wills?and love?with her bridegroom, Petruchio, in a comedy of unmatched theatrical brilliance, filled with visual gags and witty repartee. A Midsummer Night's Dream Fairy magic, love spells,...

    Publisher : Random House Publishing Group
    published : 2009
  • A play alive with escapades and action, comedy and history, Henry IV, Part One begins the transformation of the madcap Prince Hal into the splendid ruler King Henry. In it a rebellion against King and State is juxtaposed with another rebellion?the riotous misbehavior of Hal and his companions, principally Falstaff. A superbly funny liar, coward,...

    Publisher : Random House Publishing Group
    published : 2009
  • A triumphantly patriotic play that also casts a critical eye at war and warriors, this great epic drama depicts a charismatic ruler in a time of national struggle. The young King Henry?s victory over the French despite overwhelming odds creates a spectacle of action, color, and thundering battles. Whether the warrior-king is urging his men ?Once

    Publisher : Random House Publishing Group
    published : 2009
  • In this striking tragedy of political conflict, Shakespeare turns to the ancient Roman world and to the famous assassination of Julius Caesar by his republican opponents. The play is one of tumultuous rivalry, of prophetic warnings??Beware the ides of March??and of moving public oratory, ?Friends, Romans, countrymen!? Ironies abound and most of all...

    Publisher : Random House Publishing Group
    published : 2009
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