Shakespeare, Cinema and Desire

Adaptation and Other Futures of Shakespeare’s Language

  • Simon Ryle

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Simon Ryle
    Pages 85-128
  3. Simon Ryle
    Pages 129-173
  4. Simon Ryle
    Pages 174-211
  5. Simon Ryle
    Pages 212-219
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 220-253

About this book


Shakespeare, Cinema and Desire explores the desires and the futures of Shakespeare's language and cinematographic adaptations of Shakespeare. Tracing ways that film offers us a rich new understanding of Shakespeare, it highlights issues such as media technology, mourning, loss, the voice, narrative territories and flows, sexuality and gender.


Hamlet King Lear Narrative space William Shakespeare

Authors and affiliations

  • Simon Ryle
    • 1
  1. 1.University of SplitCroatia

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