Will In The World

Author by : Stephen Greenblatt
Languange : en
Publisher by : Random House
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Description : Stephen Greenblatt's Will in the World is widely recognised to be the fullest and most brilliant account ever written of Shakespeare's life, his work and his age. Shakespeare was a man of his time, constantly engaging with his audience's deepest desires and fears, and by reconnecting with this historic reality we are able to experience the true character of the playwright himself. Greenblatt traces Shakespeare's unfolding imaginative generosity - his ability to inhabit others, to confer upon them his own strength of spirit, to make them truly live as independent beings as no other artist has ever done. Digging deep into the vital links between the playwright and his world, Will in the World provides the fullest account ever written of the living, breathing man behind the masterpieces.


Will In The World How Shakespeare Became Shakespeare Anniversary Edition

Author by : Stephen Greenblatt
Languange : en
Publisher by : W. W. Norton & Company
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Total Read : 88
Total Download : 545
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Description : The Pulitzer Prize and National Book Award finalist, reissued with a new afterword for the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare’s death. A young man from a small provincial town moves to London in the late 1580s and, in a remarkably short time, becomes the greatest playwright not of his age alone but of all time. How is an achievement of this magnitude to be explained? Stephen Greenblatt brings us down to earth to see, hear, and feel how an acutely sensitive and talented boy, surrounded by the rich tapestry of Elizabethan life, could have become the world’s greatest playwright.


The World Of Shakespeare S Sonnets

Author by : Robert Matz
Languange : en
Publisher by : McFarland
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Description : Of Shakespeare’s sonnets we know the crystalline meter, exquisite diction, and exhilarating surprise of the “turn” in the final couplet. By contrast, we know very little of their subjects and motives. This book does not approach the sonnets as Shakespearean autobiography but instead delineates the customs that shaped the poet’s world and thus his sonnets. It argues for understanding them as brilliant, edgy expressions of the equally brilliant, edgy culture of the English Renaissance.


World Of Shakespeare

Author by : Alan Dent
Languange : en
Publisher by : Taplinger Publishing Company
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Total Read : 46
Total Download : 102
File Size : 40,8 Mb
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World Of Shakespeare Plants

Author by : Alan Dent
Languange : en
Publisher by : Osprey Publishing
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Total Read : 90
Total Download : 517
File Size : 50,8 Mb
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Description : Plant references abound in the speeches of Shakespeare's characters. This book collects different plant references, including different types of trees, seeds, bushes, flowers, fruits, and leaves.


World Of Shakespeare Animals Monsters

Author by : Alan Dent
Languange : en
Publisher by :
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Total Read : 45
Total Download : 287
File Size : 40,5 Mb
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A Study Guide For Stephen Greenblatt S Will In The World How Shakespeare Became Shakespeare

Author by : Gale, Cengage Learning
Languange : en
Publisher by : Gale, Cengage Learning
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Total Read : 20
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Description : A Study Guide for Stephen Greenblatt's "Will in the World: How Shakespeare Became Shakespeare," excerpted from Gale's acclaimed Literary Newsmakers for Students. This concise study guide includes plot summary; character analysis; author biography; study questions; historical context; suggestions for further reading; and much more. For any literature project, trust Literary Newsmakers for Students for all of your research needs.


The World Of Shakespeare

Author by : Anna Claybourne
Languange : en
Publisher by : E.D.C. Publishing
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 82
Total Download : 820
File Size : 42,5 Mb
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Description : -- Explore how Shakespeare's works have been performed, interpreted and adapted from his lifetime right up to the present day-- Beautiful illustrations and photographs are utilized throughout


The Usborne World Of Shakespeare

Author by : Anna Claybourne
Languange : en
Publisher by : Usborne Books
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 72
Total Download : 250
File Size : 54,9 Mb
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Description : Winner of the TES Information Book Award A colourful new edition of this fascinating introduction to Shakespeare's life, work and times. Readers can find out how Shakespeare lived, what tricks of the trade he used, and how his works have been performed, interpreted and adapted from his own lifetime up to the present day. Also includes useful glossaries of Shakespearean words and characters.


Shakespeare In The Media

Author by : Stefani Brusberg-Kiermeier
Languange : en
Publisher by : Peter Lang
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Total Read : 41
Total Download : 419
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Description : This collection of critical essays and interviews gives an overview of the various kinds of medial manifestations which Shakespeare's work has been transferred into over the centuries: into a theatrical performance, a printed text, a painting, an opera, an audio book, a film, a radio or television drama, a website. On the whole this overivew also provides a history of the general development of Shakespearean media. Practitioners as well as scholars focus on the strengths and weaknesses, the possibilities and limitations of each medium with regard to the representation of Shakespeare's work.