Revisiting the Tempest: The Capacity to Signify

by

Write The First Customer Review

In critical history, Shakespeare's The Tempest has been interpreted as a reticent play, a fascinating and yet mysterious blend of magic and verisimilitude, narrative and drama, spectacle and meditation on death. The Tempest seems to raise fundamental issues without ever exhausting them, it captures and appropriates existing motifs and modes, and allows for later appropriations and re-mediations. Is its signifying potential still alive in the third millennium? Does it still speak to us? Revisiting The Tempest aims to explore ...

Revisiting the Tempest: The Capacity to Signify 2014, Palgrave MacMillan, London

ISBN-13: 9781137333131

Hardcover

Select