Imagining Shakespeare

A History of Texts and Visions

  • Authors
  • Stephen Orgel

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvi
  2. Stephen Orgel
    Pages 1-37
  3. Stephen Orgel
    Pages 38-64
  4. Stephen Orgel
    Pages 65-84
  5. Stephen Orgel
    Pages 85-111
  6. Stephen Orgel
    Pages 112-143
  7. Stephen Orgel
    Pages 144-162
  8. Stephen Orgel
    Pages 163-163
  9. Back Matter
    Pages 164-172

About this book

Introduction

In this beautifully illustrated book, one of the foremost Shakespeareans of our time explores the ways in which Shakespeare has been imagined from his time to ours. Drawing on performance history, textual history and the visual arts (including a fascinating chapter on portraiture), Imagining Shakespeare displays throughout the cultural versatility, elegance, lucidity and wit which have become the hallmarks of Stephen Orgel's style.

Keywords

biography drawing history history of literature performance play style time visual arts William Shakespeare

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