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Title Empson, Wilson Knight, Barber, Kott / edited by Hugh Grady
Published New York : Continuum International Pub., [2012]
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Series Great Shakespeareans ; v. 13
Great Shakespeareans ; v. 13
Contents Series Editors' Preface; Peter Holland and Adrian Poole; Notes on Contributors; Introduction: The Dynamics of Shakespeare Criticism in the Twentieth Century; Hugh Grady; Chapter 1 William Empson; Lars Engle; Chapter 2 G. Wilson Knight; Michael Taylor; Chapter 3 C.L. Barber; Peter Erickson; Chapter 4 Jan Kott; Kott in the East; Madalina Nicolaescu; Kott in the West; Zoltán Márkus; Notes; Selected Bibliography; Index
Summary Great Shakespeareans offers a systematic account of those figures who have had the greatest influence on the interpretation, understanding and cultural reception of Shakespeare, both nationally and internationally. In this volume, leading scholars assess the contribution of G. Wilson Knight, William Empson, C.L. Barber and Jan Kott to the afterlife and reception of Shakespeare and his plays. Each substantial contribution assesses the double impact of Shakespeare on the figure covered and of the figure on the understanding, interpretation and appreciation of Shakespeare, provide a sketch of the
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Barber, C. L. (Cesar Lombardi) -- Criticism and interpretation.
Empson, William, 1906-1984 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Knight, G. Wilson (George Wilson), 1897-1985 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Kott, Jan -- Criticism and interpretation.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
Author Grady, Hugh.
ISBN 1280575476
1441107886 (electronic bk.)
9781441107886 (electronic bk.)