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- Primento Digital Publishing 2017; US$ 3.99
Bienvenue dans la collection Les Fiches de lecture d?Universalis Composé au milieu du XIIe siècle, sans doute en milieu anglo-normand, le Jeu d'Adam (intitulé dans le manuscrit unique Ordo representationis Ade) est le premier exemple européen de texte dramatique presque entièrement écrit en français. Une fiche de lecture spécialement conçue pour... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 149.95
In Shakespeare, Adaptation, Psychoanalysis, Matthew Biberman analyzes early adaptations of Shakespeare?s plays in order to identify and illustrate how both social mores and basic human psychology have changed in Anglo-American culture. Biberman contests the received wisdom that Shakespeare?s characters reflect essentially timeless truths about human... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 54.95
In a society where public speech was integral to the decision-making process, and where all affairs pertaining to the community were the subject of democratic debate, the communication between the speaker and his audience in the public forum, whether the law-court or the Assembly, cannot be separated from the notion of performance. Attic Oratory... more...
- Bucknell University Press 2017; US$ 74.99
Playing the Martyr is the first English-language book devoted to the productive encounter between theater and religion in early modern France. Drawing on a wide range of sources, Playing the Martyr investigates how early modern playwrights and critics engaged with religion both on stage and off in order to reflect on the nature of theater.... more...
- Primento Digital Publishing 2016; US$ 3.99
Représenté pour la première fois à Madrid, en 1844, Don Juan Tenorio de José Zorrilla (1817-1893) est vite devenu, dans le monde hispanique, une ?uvre extrêmement célèbre. Ce drame « religieux et fantastique » fut longtemps joué chaque année, à l'occasion de la fête des morts. more...
- Fairleigh Dickinson University Press 2016; US$ 79.99
To refine a critical understanding of early modern acting styles, Shakespeare?s Dramatic Persons explores how the classical rhetorical tradition would inform an actor?s personation of character. more...
- Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 140.00
In the twenty years that preceded the publication of this book in 1988, David Rabe was in the vanguard of playwrights who shaped American theatre. As the first full-length work on Rabe, this book laid the groundwork for later critical and biographical studies. The first part consists of an essay that covers three sections: a short biography, a summary... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95
The four hundredth anniversary of Shakespeare?s death in 2016 has seen a wealth of programming, projecting his cultural legacy, entertainment value, and economic impact at sites all across the world. The essays assembled for Volume 16 of The Shakespearean International Yearbook explore the various ways Shakespeare has been invoked at a selection... more...