➹ [Download] ➵ This Is Shakespeare By Emma Smith ➼ – Tbjewellers.co.uk A genius and prophet whose timeless works encapsulate the human condition like no others A writer who surpassed his contemporaries in vision originality and literary mastery Who wrote like an angel pu A genius and prophet whose timeless works encapsulate the human condition like no others A writer who surpassed his contemporaries in vision originality and literary mastery Who wrote like an angel putting it all so much better than anyone elseIs this Shakespeare Well sort ofBut it doesn't really tell us the whole truth So much of what we say about Shakespeare is either not true or just not relevant deflecting us from investigating the challenges of his inconsistencies and flaws This electrifying new book thrives on revealing not resolving the This Is MOBI :´ ambiguities of Shakespeare's plays and their changing topicality It introduces an intellectually theatrically and ethically exciting writer who engages with intersectionality as much as with Ovid with economics as much as poetry who writes in strikingly modern ways about individual agency privacy politics celebrity and sex It takes us into a world of politicking and copy catting as we watch him emulating the blockbusters of Christopher Marlowe and Thomas Kyd the Spielberg and Tarantino of their day; flirting with and skirting round the cut throat issues of succession politics religious upheaval and technological change The Shakespeare in this book poses awkward uestions rather than offering bland answers always implicating us in working out what it might mean This Is Shakespeare And he needs your attention.
See this thread for informationEmma Smith is Professor of Shakespeare Studies at the University of Oxford She has lectured widely in the UK and beyond on the First Folio and on Shakespeare and early modern drama Her research interests include the methodology of writing about theatre and developing analogies between cinema film theory and early modern performance Her recent publications include Macbeth Language and Writing The Cambridge Shakespeare Guide Cambridge and Shakespeare's First Folio Four Centuries of an Iconic Book .
- 349 pages
- This Is Shakespeare
- Emma Smith
- 18 January 2016 Emma Smith