Rosalind: A Biography of Shakespeare's Immortal Heroine

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Into the spotlight steps Rosalind, the actor-manager of As You Like It. She's alive. She's modern. She's also a fiction. Played by a boy actor in 1599, she's a girl who gets into men's clothes to investigate the truth about love. Both male and female, imaginary and real, her intriguing duality gives her a special role. What is a man? What is a woman? We are all Rosalind now. This book is for everyone who has ever loved Shakespeare. In April 2016, his quatercentenary will make Shakespeare more alive than at any time ...

Rosalind: A Biography of Shakespeare's Immortal Heroine 2016, Oberon Books Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9781783198559

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