Shakespeare's universality : here's fine revolution /

Through arresting new readings of key comedies, histories and tragedies this book sets out to reclaim the idea of Shakespeare's timeless universality from reactionary and radical critics alike and reveal its revolutionary potential in the modern world. Its argument is driven throughout by the b...

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Main Author: Ryan, Kiernan, 1950-
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: London ; New York : Bloomsbury Arden Shakespeare, 2015.
Series:Shakespeare now!
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Summary:Through arresting new readings of key comedies, histories and tragedies this book sets out to reclaim the idea of Shakespeare's timeless universality from reactionary and radical critics alike and reveal its revolutionary potential in the modern world. Its argument is driven throughout by the belief that at this moment in history the need to reclaim and activate the revolutionary potential of Shakespeare's drama is more urgent than ever.
Physical Description:xvi, 141 pages ; 20 cm.
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical records and index.
ISBN:9781408183496 (paperback)
1408183498 (paperback)