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An anthology of English drama before Shakespeare.

Robert Bechtold Heilman

An anthology of English drama before Shakespeare.

by Robert Bechtold Heilman

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Published by Holt, Rinehart and Winston in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English drama -- Early modern and Elizabethan, 1500-1600

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. xix-xx.

    SeriesRinehart editions, 45
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxi, 405 p. ;
    Number of Pages405
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20306789M

    About the Author. Stephen Greenblatt (Ph.D. Yale) is Cogan University Professor of the Humanities at Harvard University. Also General Editor of The Norton Anthology of English Literature, he is the author of eleven books, including Tyrant, The Rise and Fall of Adam and Eve: The Story that Created Us,The Swerve: How the World Became Modern (winner of the /5(K). These anthologies include major works-stories, drama, and poetry-that are part of the "canon" of literature for the specific anthology described. Best-Loved Poems, compiled by Phillip Smith, is an anthology of popular poetry in the English language. These poems were chosen for popularity and significance, and include works by Shakespeare.

    Digital Anthology of Early Modern English Drama (EMED) (Folger) — Full texts of 29 plays not attributed to Shakespeare (downloadable in a variety of formats) plus metadata for all non-Shakespearean plays associated with the commercial theater between and Users have the option to read full texts in original or conservatively regularized spelling. About the Author. Stephen Greenblatt (Ph.D. Yale) is Cogan University Professor of the Humanities at Harvard University. Also General Editor of The Norton Anthology of English Literature, he is the author of eleven books, including Tyrant, The Rise and Fall of Adam and Eve: The Story that Created Us,The Swerve: How the World Became Modern (winner of the /5().

    The most extensive new collection in this field published in more than three decades, English Renaissance Drama: A Norton Anthology surveys the astonishing, and astonishingly varied, dramatic works written and performed in Elizabethan and Jacobean England/5(). Drama is the specific mode of fiction represented in performance: a play, opera, mime, ballet, etc., performed in a theatre, or on radio or television. Considered as a genre of poetry in general, the dramatic mode has been contrasted with the epic and the lyrical modes ever since Aristotle's Poetics (c. BC)—the earliest work of dramatic theory.. The term "drama" comes from a .


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A Digital Anthology is a hub for exploring data and eventually documentary editions of over four hundred extant printed English plays by Shakespeare’s contemporaries that were. William Shakespeare (baptised 26 April ) was an English poet and playwright, widely regarded as the greatest writer in the English language and the world's pre-eminent dramatist.

He is often called England's national poet and the "Bard of Avon" (or simply "The Bard")/5(5). English Drama, The Age of Shakespeare.

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The anthology fully represents English poetry in its major writers, forms, and genres. it also includes enough plays to provide a comprehensive overview of the evolution of English drama. There are twelve plays in volume 1, ranging from three medieval dramas to Congreve's Way of the World ; notable among them is Shakespeare's King Lear.

Mediators of the wor(l)d: editors, Shakespeare, and inclusion One of the concerns of Before Shakespeare is the impact of the canon on contemporary performance, editorial practice and theatre history. Dramatists, like playhouses, are often divided, either explicitly or implicitly, into groups deemed major or minor.

Instructors and students worldwide welcomed the fresh scholarship, lively and accessible introductions, helpful marginal glosses and notes, readable single-column format, all designed in support of the goal of the Oxford text: to bring the modern reader closer than before possible to Shakespeare's plays as they were first acted.

Now, under Stephen Greenblatt's direction, the. 1. Reading Shakespeare in the Twenty-First Century. Life in Shakespeare’s England. The Drama Before Shakespeare. London Theaters and Dramatic Companies. Shakespeare’s Life and Work. How to Read Shakespeare. Shakespeare’s Language. Shakespeare Criticism.

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Performed since the days of Aristotle (c. BC), the term “drama” comes from the Greek words δρᾶμα (an act, a play) and δράω (to act, to take action). The two iconic masks of drama—the laughing face and the crying face—are the symbols of two of the ancient Greek Muses: Thalia, the Muse of comedy and Melpomene, the Muse of : Robert Longley.

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