Revisiting The Tempest

The Capacity to Signify

  • Silvia Bigliazzi
  • Lisanna Calvi

Part of the Palgrave Shakespeare Studies book series (PASHST)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Introduction

    1. Silvia Bigliazzi, Lisanna Calvi
      Pages 1-30
  3. Prologue

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 31-31
    2. Andrew Gurr
      Pages 33-42
  4. Meaning and Genre

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 43-43
    2. Richard Andrews
      Pages 45-62
    3. Robert Henke
      Pages 63-76
    4. Roger Holdsworth
      Pages 77-92
  5. Meaning and Time-Space

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 93-93
    2. Alessandro Serpieri
      Pages 95-110
  6. Meaning and Spectacle

  7. Meaning and Magical Realism on Screen

  8. Epilogue

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 237-237

About this book

Introduction

Revisiting The Tempest offers a lively reconsideration of how The Tempest encourages interpretation and creative appropriation. It includes a wide range of essays on theoretical and practical criticism focusing on the play's original dramatic context, on its signifying processes and its present-time screen remediation.

Keywords

Appropriation comedy drama Enzo Paci essay interpret Italy media noise performance play rhetoric theatre William Shakespeare

Editors and affiliations

  • Silvia Bigliazzi
    • 1
  • Lisanna Calvi
    • 1
  1. 1.University of VeronaItaly

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9781137333148
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2014
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Literature Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-46206-3
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-33314-8
  • About this book