Appropriating Shakespeare: Contemporary Critical Quarrels

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The last twenty years have seen an increasing fragmentation in Shakespeare studies, with the emergence of several critical schools, each with its own ideology, each convinced that all other approaches are deficient. In this important book, Brian Vickers argues that, in attempting to appropriate Shakespeare for their own purposes, each of these schools distorts the text by omission and misrepresentation. Two substantial opening chapters trace the derivation of current literary theory from the iconoclastic mood of l960s Paris ...

Appropriating Shakespeare: Contemporary Critical Quarrels 1994, Yale University Press

ISBN-13: 9780300061055

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Appropriating Shakespeare: Contemporary Critical Quarrels 1993, Yale University Press, New Haven, CT

ISBN-13: 9780300054156

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