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Shakespeare's Festive Tragedy

The Ritual Foundations of Genre

Shakespeare's Festive Tragedy by Naomi Conn Liebler
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Shakespeare's Festive Tragedy is a unique look at the social and religious foundations of the tragic genre. Naomi Liebler asks whether it is possible to regard tragic heroes such as Coriolanus and King Lear as `sacrifical victims of the prevailing social order'.
A fascinating examination of Shakespearean tragedy, this extraordinary book will provoke excitment and controversy alike.
Taylor and Francis; September 2002
279 pages; ISBN 9781134788729
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Title: Shakespeare's Festive Tragedy
Author: Naomi Conn Liebler