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Author Aebischer, Pascale, 1970-

Title Screening early modern drama : beyond Shakespeare / Pascale Aebischer, University of Exeter
Published Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2013
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Contents Introduction: beyond Shakespeare: the contemporary Jacobean film -- Derek Jarman's queer contemporary Jacobean aesthetic: Caravaggio and Edward II -- The preposterous contemporary Jacobean film: Peter Greenaway's Cook, heritage Shakespeare and sexual exploitation in Mike Figgis's Hotel -- Third cinema, urban regeneration and heritage Shakespeare in Alex Cox's Revengers tragedy -- Early modern performance and digital media: remediation and the evolving archival canon -- Bend it like Nagra: mainstreaming the changeling in Sarah Harding's Compulsion -- Conclusion: early modern dramatists on twenty-first century screens
Summary Pascale Aebischer provides the only comprehensive analysis of early modern drama on screen, expanding the scope of Shakespearean performance studies
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 252-266) index
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Subject Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Film adaptations -- History and criticism.
English drama -- Early modern and Elizabethan, 1500-1600 -- Film adaptations.
Film adaptations -- History and criticism.
Motion pictures and literature.
Motion pictures -- Great Britain -- 20th century -- History.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Film adaptations.
Film adaptations.
Form Electronic book
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