The Resource Is Shakespeare still our contemporary?, edited by John Elsom ; with contributions from, in alphabetical order, Marianne Ackerman [and others]

Is Shakespeare still our contemporary?, edited by John Elsom ; with contributions from, in alphabetical order, Marianne Ackerman [and others]

Label
Is Shakespeare still our contemporary?
Title
Is Shakespeare still our contemporary?
Statement of responsibility
edited by John Elsom ; with contributions from, in alphabetical order, Marianne Ackerman [and others]
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The publication of Jan Kott's Shakespeare Our Contemporary some twenty-five years ago had an immediate impact on Shakespearian criticism and productions. This book is an account of a lively public seminar held at the Young Vic Theatre, London which looked at the relevance of Kott's study for Shakespearian theatre today. Kott inspired many directors - including Peter Brook, Peter Hall, and Michael Bogdanov to interpret Shakespeare's plays as allegories of modern times. But a number of critics and directors feel that trying to prove Shakespeare is our contemporary results in the loss of vita
Cataloging source
MT4IT
Dewey number
822.3/3
Illustrations
portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
PR2970
LC item number
.I8 1989eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Label
Is Shakespeare still our contemporary?, edited by John Elsom ; with contributions from, in alphabetical order, Marianne Ackerman [and others]
Publication
Note
Includes indexes
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
other
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Is Shakespeare still our contemporary? -- Does Shakespeare translate? -- Is Shakespeare sexist? -- Is Shakespeare too English? -- Does Shakespeare's verse send you to sleep? -- Does Shakespeare write better for television? -- Is Shakespeare a feudal propagandist? -- Should Shakespeare be buried or born again?
Control code
ocn252871186
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (192 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203359112
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
portrait
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b22080235
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)252871186
  • pebcs0203359119

Library Locations

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