World-Wide Shakespeares: Local Appropriations in Film and Performance

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Drawing on debates around the global/local dimensions of cultural production, an international team of contributors explore the appropriation of Shakespeare's plays in film and performance around the world. In particular, the book examines the ways in which adapters and directors have put Shakespeare into dialogue with local traditions and contexts. The contributors look in turn at 'local' Shakespeares for local, national and international audiences, covering a range of English and foreign appropriations that challenge ...

World-Wide Shakespeares: Local Appropriations in Film and Performance 2006, Routledge, London, England

ISBN-13: 9780415324557

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