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- Palgrave Macmillan 2002; US$ 144.00
Taking a wide-ranging intertextual approach, Richard Hillman sets Early Modern English play-texts against political and cultural discourses concerning France, as these informed contemporary English consciousness. The English works explored go beyond those directly representing French affairs; the French examples include dramatic treatments of Joan... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 1997; US$ 176.00
This book documents the changing representation of subjectivity in Medieval and Early Modern English drama by intertextually exploring discourses of 'self-speaking', including soliloquy. Pre-modern ideas about language are combined with recent models of subject formation, especially Lacan's, to theorize and analyze the stage 'self' as a variable linguistic... more...
- Manchester University Press 2013; US$ 18.99
Richard Hillman applies to tragic patterns and practices in early modern England his long-standing critical preoccupation with English-French cultural connections in the period. With primary, though not exclusive, reference on the English side to Shakespeare and Marlowe, and on the French side to a wide range of dramatic and non-dramatic material,... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95
Presenting a broad spectrum of reflections on the subject of female transgression in early modern Britain, this volume proposes a richly productive dialogue between literary and historical approaches to the topic. The essays presented here cover a range of ?transgressive? women: daughters, witches, prostitutes, thieves; mothers/wives/murderers; violence... more...
- University of California Press 2010; US$ 26.95
The poems in Writing the Silences represent more than 60 years of Richard O. Moore?s work as a poet. Selected from seven full-length manuscripts written between 1946 and 2008, these poems reflect not only Moore?s place in literary history?he is the last of his generation of the legendary group of San Francisco Renaissance poets?but also his reemergence... more...
- University of Chicago Press 2007; US$ 25.00
During her lifetime, the gifted writer Marie le Jars de Gournay (1565-1645) was celebrated as one of the "seventy most famous women of all time" in Jean de la Forge's Circle of Learned Women (1663). The adopted daughter of Montaigne, as well as his editor, Gournay was a major literary force and a pioneering feminist voice during a tumultuous period... more...
- University of Delaware Press 2015; US$ 89.99
French Renaissance and Baroque Drama helps us rethink pressing issues of the day, such as war, possession, sacrifice, religious conversion, law, and gender. T his volume includes essays that employ a range of cutting-edge approaches to elucidate questions such as the social, religious, legal, and political functions of drama, how the staged... more...
- Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2003; US$ 45.99
This comprehensive text analyzes the foreign policies of eighteen countries in Latin America and the Caribbean. First assessing the state of the discipline, the introduction develops a common framework that compares the relevant explanatory weight of foreign policy determinants at the individual, state, and international level for each country. Case... more...