The Resource Macbeth multiplied : negotiating historical and medial difference between Shakespeare and Verdi, Christoph Clausen

Macbeth multiplied : negotiating historical and medial difference between Shakespeare and Verdi, Christoph Clausen

Label
Macbeth multiplied : negotiating historical and medial difference between Shakespeare and Verdi
Title
Macbeth multiplied
Title remainder
negotiating historical and medial difference between Shakespeare and Verdi
Statement of responsibility
Christoph Clausen
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In what sense did Shakespeare's representation of the Weird Sisters participate in the rewriting of village witchcraft? Was it likely to "encourage the Sword"? Did opera's specific medial conditions offer Verdi special opportunities to justify the presence of stage witches more than three centuries later? How valid is the parallel between 19th century opera and the voyeurism of madhouse spectacle? Was Shakespeare's play really engaged in the project of exorcizing Queen Elizabeth's cultural memory? What does Verdi's chorus of Scottish refugees have to do with shifting representations of 'the pe
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
782.1092
Illustrations
music
Index
no index present
LC call number
ML410.V48
LC item number
C61 2005eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Internationale Forschungen zur allgemeinen und vergleichenden Literaturwissenschaft,
Series volume
93
Label
Macbeth multiplied : negotiating historical and medial difference between Shakespeare and Verdi, Christoph Clausen
Publication
Note
Revision of the author's thesis (doctoral), Freie Universit├Ąt Berlin
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgements; Preliminaries; Introduction; 1. Paltering in multiple senses: witchcraft, gender, madness I; 2. Fantastical creatures: witchcraft, gender, madness II; 3. Restoration and its discontents; 4. Shakespeare, opera, difference; Works cited
Control code
ocm70866389
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (285 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781423791225
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
music
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b35895901
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)70866389
  • acaebk1423791223
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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