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by Lauro Martines

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Author:
Lauro Martines
ISBN13:
978-0631156833
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0631156836
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Blackwell Pub; 1st Edition edition (September 1, 1987)
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Professor Martines sets out to heal this breach in 'Society and History in English Renaissance Verse' by alerting historians to the potential of poetry as a key to understanding the social world of the English Renaissance. Arguing that one of the voices heard in poetry is that of social experience, the author paves the way for a coming together of the disciplines of history and literature in a new, historicist literary criticism.

combination of critical, historical, and theoretical discussi on in admirably lucid and unpretentious English is unusual and stimulating. The Year's Work in English Studies The study of literature and the study of history have conventionally occupied different academic arenas.

SIDELIGHTS: Lauro Martines is generally regarded as an expert on the Italian Renaissance. My 1985 book, Society and History in English Renaissance Verse, is a theoretical statement about this. In the preface to his Power and Imagination: City-States in Renaissance Italy, the author notes that the book's title "is my way of referring to, and altering, the more conventional distinction between 'society' and 'culture. I have come to believe that we do not truly understand matters of any importance until we sit down and write about them.

Start by marking Society and History in English Renaissance Verse as Want to Read . Lauro Martines, former Professor of European History at the University of California, Los Angeles, is renowned for his books on the Italian Renaissance.

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His books include Lawyers and Statecraft in Renaissance Florence, Power and Imagination: City States in Renaissance Italy, Society and History in English Renaissance Verse, An Italian Renaissance Sextet: Six Tales in Historical Context, Strong Words: Writing and Social Strain i. .

His books include Lawyers and Statecraft in Renaissance Florence, Power and Imagination: City States in Renaissance Italy, Society and History in English Renaissance Verse, An Italian Renaissance Sextet: Six Tales in Historical Context, Strong Words: Writing and Social Strain in the Italian Renaissance, and April Blood: Florence and the Plot Against the Medici.

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Together, Kyd, Marlowe and Shakespeare turned the decasyllabic blank verse into the form of expression that gave English Renaissance drama its unique character. It is impossible to say if Kyd’s The Spanish Tragedy precedes or postdates Marlowe’s. Society and History in English Renaissance Verse.

About English poetry but raises issues which are applicable to Italian poetry.

Home Martines, Lauro Society and History in English Renaissance Verse. ISBN 10: 0631141154, ISBN 13: 9780631141150. Shipping Terms: Shipping costs are based on books weighing . LB, or 1 KG.

`The combination of critical, historical, and theoretical discussi on in admirably lucid and unpretentious English is unusual and stimulating.' The Year's Work in English Studies The study of literature and the study of history have conventionally occupied different academic arenas. Professor Martines sets out to heal this breach in 'Society and History in English Renaissance Verse' by alerting historians to the potential of poetry as a key to understanding the social world of the English Renaissance. Arguing that one of the voices heard in poetry is that of social experience, the author paves the way for a coming together of the disciplines of history and literature in a new, historicist literary criticism. Arguing that literature can never be fully appreciated in an 'aesthetic' vacuum, Professor Martines displays the numerous vital ways in which Renaissance social history inform the literature of the period and how that writing can be read as a valuable social document. This book is now published in paperback for the first time. Students and scholars of English literature, history and Renaissance studies.