ISBN 9788130907161,Shakespeare The Barriers Removed

Shakespeare The Barriers Removed



Wordsworth Editions

Publication Year 2007

ISBN 9788130907161

ISBN-10 813090716X


Language (English)
Are you studying Shakespeare for a course or for personal pleasure? Are you up to date with developments in Shakespeare studies? Or are you puzzled by barriers of language and cultural distance? Then this book can help. Shakespeare is an essential part of all literature courses, yet it often causes anxiety for many students. Dr Innes Provides chapters on characterization, genre, setting, structure, performance and history, information that will help you untangles his works. He explains the implications of Shakespeare's writing and performance techniques as well as describing how criticism has treated him, from liberalism to feminism, from psychoanalysis to materialists. Key areas covered include: the conventions of types of drama the play's settings plot structure the different types of character language performing the plays and reading the poems.