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Title Critical self-fashioning : Stephen Greenblatt and the new historicism / Jürgen Pieters (ed.)
Published Frankfurt am Main ; New York : Peter Lang, [1999]


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Description 240 pages ; 21 cm
Contents Literature and the longing for history / Ann Rigney -- The author as hymen : Fernando de Rojas' La celestina between Stephen Gilman and Michel Foucault / Nadie Lie -- Greenblattian self-fashioning and the construction of "literary history" / Sonja Laden -- "With all my heart" : the pound of flesh and the execution of justice / Paul Franssen -- Mystical bodies : King Lear and the discourse of possession / Jans Frans van Dijkhuizen -- "Speaking Wittgenstein all along" : Stephen Greenblatt and the philosophical contexts of the new historicism / David Schalkwyk -- Historicizing Greenblatt's "Containment" : the Cold War, functionalism, and the origins of social pathology / Jonathan Gil Harris -- Greenblatt, Girard, and the recontextualisation of aesthetic experience, or, What does aesthetic practice have to do with cultural theories / Benjamin Biebuyck -- The dialectic of modernity and beyond : Adorno, Foucault, Certeau, and Greenblatt in comparison / Koenraad Geldof -- Thematising social energy : the "bal des ardents" and the production of the demonic in medieval culture / Jan R. Veenstra
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Subject Greenblatt, Stephen, 1943-
Author Pieters, Jürgen.
LC no. 98056000
ISBN 0820436402 (U.S.)