Shakespeare epub

by David Bevington


Shakespeare epub

ISBN: 0631227180

ISBN13: 978-0631227182

Author: David Bevington

Category: Literature and Fiction

Subcategory: History & Criticism

Language: English

Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell (October 4, 2002)

Pages: 250 pages

ePUB book: 1161 kb

FB2 book: 1244 kb

Rating: 4.5

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How should we read Shakespeare plays? In this clear and succinct book author David Bevington, who has .

How should we read Shakespeare plays? In this clear and succinct book author David Bevington, who has extensive experience of teaching Shakespeare to students, encourages readers to approach his works aggressively, interactively, and questioningly. Bevington’s introduction incorporates fresh and incisive readings of a handful of popular Shakespeare plays: A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Romeo and Juliet, Henry IV Part I, Hamlet, King Lear and The Tempest.

David Bevington is the Phyllis Fay Horton Distinguished Service Professor in the Humanities at the University . He has published widely on Shakespeare and his contemporaries

David Bevington is the Phyllis Fay Horton Distinguished Service Professor in the Humanities at the University of Chicago, where he has taught since 1967. He has published widely on Shakespeare and his contemporaries.

David Martin Bevington (May 13, 1931 – August 2, 2019) was an American literary scholar

David Martin Bevington (May 13, 1931 – August 2, 2019) was an American literary scholar.

In this deft and witty introduction, David Bevington argues that Shakespeare continues to live among us today because his representations of the human condition are believable, endearing, and touchingly human. The book is structured around Shakespeare's immortalizing of the arc of human life from inf What makes Shakespeare great? Why do we still read and perform his works?

In this inspiring introduction to the extraordinary phenomenon of Shakespeare, leading scholar, David Bevington, asks what makes Shakespeare great, and why we still read and perform his works

In this inspiring introduction to the extraordinary phenomenon of Shakespeare, leading scholar, David Bevington, asks what makes Shakespeare great, and why we still read and perform his works.

David Bevington is the Phyllis Fay Horton Distinguished Service Professor in the Humanities at the University of Chicago, where he has taught since 1967.

OXFORD SHAKESPEARE TOPICS. Oxford Shakespeare Topics provide students and teachers with short books on important aspects of Shakespeare criticism and scholarship. Shakespeare and Biography is not a new biography of Shakespeare.

David Bevington This, then, is the challenge of this present book, as of other earlier studies that have asked about Shakespeare’s ideas.

An in-depth exploration, through his plays and poems, of the philosophy of Shakespeare as a great poet, a great dramatist and a "great mind". This, then, is the challenge of this present book, as of other earlier studies that have asked about Shakespeare’s ideas.

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In this inspiring introduction to the extraordinary phenomenon of Shakespeare, leading scholar, David Bevington, asks what makes Shakespeare great, and why we still read and perform his works.