Worldly Shakespeare: The Theatre of Our Good Will

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In Worldly Shakespeare Richard Wilson proposes that the universalism proclaimed in the name of Shakespeare's playhouse was tempered by his own worldliness, the performative idea that runs through his plays, that if 'All the world's a stage', then 'all the men and women in it' are 'merely players'. Situating this playacting in the context of current concerns about the difference between globalization and mondialisation, the book considers how this drama offers itself as a model for a planet governed not according to ...

Worldly Shakespeare: The Theatre of Our Good Will 2016, Edinburgh University Press, Edinburgh

ISBN-13: 9781474411349

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Worldly Shakespeare: The Theatre of Our Good Will 2016, Edinburgh University Press, Edinburgh

ISBN-13: 9781474411325

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