- Literature and Literary Studies
- Literature History and Criticism
- Literary Reference Works
Shakespeare and the Mediterranean: The Selected Proceedings of the International Shakespeare Association World Congress, Valencia, 2001 (The World ShaBy: Tom Clayton (editor), Susan Brock (editor), Vicente Fores (editor)Hardback
Special OrderSpecial Order item not currently available. We'll try and order for you.
DescriptionShakespeare's career-long fascination with the Mediterranean made the association a natural one for this first World Shakespeare Congress of the Third Millennium. The plenary lectures and selected papers in this volume represent some of the best contemporary thought and writing on Shakespeare, in the ranging plenary lectures Jonathan Bate on Shakespeare's islands and the Muslim connection, Michael Coveney's on the late Sir John Gielgud, Robert Ellrodt's on Shakespeare's sonnets and Montaigne's essays, Stephen Orgel's on Shakespeare's own Shylock, and Marina Warner's on Shakespeare's fairy-tale uses of magic. Also included in the volume's several sections are original papers selected from special sessions and seminars by other distinguished writers, including Jean E. Howard, Gary Taylor, and Richard Wilson.
About AuthorTom Clayton is Regent's Professor of English Language and Literature and chair of the Classical Civilization Program at the University of Minnesota. Susan Brock is Head of Library and Information Resources at the Shakespeare Birthplace Trust in Stratford-upon-Avon and Honorary Fellow of the Shakespeare Institute of the University of Birmingham. Vicente Fores is Associate Professor of English at the University of Valencia.
- publication date: 01/04/2004
- ISBN13: 9781611492255
- Format: Hardback
- Number Of Pages: 468
- ID: 9781611492255
- weight: 844
- ISBN10: 1611492254
- Saver Delivery: Yes
- 1st Class Delivery: Yes
- Courier Delivery: Yes
- Store Delivery: Yes