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Title Acts and texts : performance and ritual in the Middle Ages and the Renaissance / edited by Laurie Postlewate and Wim Hüsken
Published Amsterdam ; New York, NY : Rodopi, 2007
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Description 1 online resource (361 pages) : illustrations
Series Ludus, 1385-0393 ; 8
Ludus ; 8. 1385-0393
Contents The preacher and his audience: Dominican conceptions of the self in the thirteenth century / Dallas G. Denery II -- Public-access patronage: book-presentation from the crowd at a royal presentation / Joyce Coleman -- Eternal Rome and Cola di Rienzo's show of power / Amy Schwarz -- Diversity in unity: Elizabeth's coronation procession / L. Caitlin Jorgensen -- On cushions and chairs: the ritual contruction [sic] of authority in New Spain / Alejandro Cañeque -- Talking pictures: performance on th epage / Adrian P. Tudor -- Medieval literary performance: Gautier de Coinci's Guide for the Perplexed / Kathryn A. Duys -- Privatizing the Conte du Graal: how renaissance printers reformatted Chrétien's public text for private reading / Paul Creamer -- A contract for an early festival book: Sarrasin's Le Roman du Hem (1278) / Nancy Freeman Regalado -- Death slips onto the renaissance stage: Morris dancing, mimed Moors, and nascent rituals in Fletcher and Shakespeare / William E. Engel -- Experimenting with the performance of medieval narrative / Evelyn Birge Vitz & Linda Marie Zaerr -- Ysuet's legacy: women writers and performers in the medieval French romance Ysaÿe le triste / Marilyn Lawrence -- 'A bawdy lecture unto ladies': music speeches at early-modern Oxford / Felicity Henderson
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Print version record
Subject Literature, Medieval -- History and criticism.
Literature, Modern -- 15th and 16th centuries -- History and criticism.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
Author Hüsken, Wim N. M.
Postlewate, Laurie, 1957-
ISBN 142948120X (electronic bk.)
9781429481205 (electronic bk.)
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