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Jeremy Lopez
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978-0415569965
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0415569966
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Routledge; 1 edition (February 1, 2012)
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Jeremy Lopez is Associate Professor of English Literature at the University of Toronto, Canada.

Jeremy Lopez is Associate Professor of English Literature at the University of Toronto, Canada. He is author of Shakespeare Handbooks: Richard II (2009), Theatrical Convention and Audience Response in Early Modern Drama (2004) and numerous articles on the drama of Shakespeare and his contemporaries. Start reading Richard II: New Critical Essays (Shakespeare Criticism) on your Kindle in under a minute.

Home Browse Books Book details, Richard II: New Critical Essays. Richard II: New Critical Essays. Of all Shakespeare’s plays, the histories present the most difficulties to modern interpreters, teachers, and theater practitioners. By definition, they are the hardest to universalize.

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Shakespeare’s Richard II and Elizabethan Politics, Rebecca Lemon 1. Jeremy Lopez is Associate Professor of English Literature at the University of Toronto, Canada

Shakespeare’s Richard II and Elizabethan Politics, Rebecca Lemon 11. Going back to that well: Richard II’s "deposition scene," Genevieve Love. Recommend to Librarian. Shakespeare Criticism

Shakespeare’s Richard II and Elizabethan Politics, Rebecca Lemon 11. Jeremy Lopez is Associate Professor of English Literature at the University of Toronto, Canada. Shakespeare Criticism. These comprehensive critical collections are a must-have for students, libraries and scholars alike.

Richard II in William Shakespeare The plays of William Shakespeare are generally easy to categorize, and the . Richard II - The Rape of a Nation By bowing down to the needs of his subjects, a king allows others to dictate his actions and hence compromises the essence of his power.

Richard II in William Shakespeare The plays of William Shakespeare are generally easy to categorize, and the heroes of these plays are equally so. However, in the history play Richard II, Shakespeare’s king is more ambiguous than Hamlet or Romeo– there is no clear cut answer to whether Richard II is a tragic hero.

New Criticism was a formalist movement in literary theory that dominated American literary criticism in the middle decades of the 20th century. The movement derived its name from John Crowe Ransom's 1941 book The New Criticism.

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Topic In the first five scenes of Richard II, Shakespeare depicts his protagonist as a weak, capricious king with a number of less than admirable qualities. However, in later scenes Richard becomes a more sympathetic character. com will help you with any book or any question. Our summaries and analyses are written by experts, and your questions are answered by real teachers.

Shakespeare Studies & Criticism. Other books in this series. Critical Essays on Shakespeare's the Tempest. Virginia Mason Vaughan. Twayne's Critical Essays on British Literature. By (author) P Wheeler Richard. new translations and revisions commissioned especially for the series - Previously unpublished materials such as interviews, lost letters and manuscript fragments - A bibliography of the subject's writings and interviews - A name and subject index show more. Format Hardback 294 pages.

CRITICAL APPROACHES Informative introduction with useful collection of historical criticism of play

Brooke, Nicholas, e. Shakespeare: Richard II: A Casebook (1973). Invaluable collection of early criticism. Coyle, Martin, e. William Shakespeare: Richard II, Icon Critical Guides (1998). Informative introduction with useful collection of historical criticism of play. Fanell, Kirby, e. Critical Essays on Shakespeare's Richard II (1999). Useful collection of influential late twentieth-century essays. Holderness, Graham, Shakespeare's History Plays: Richard II to Henry V, New Casebooks (1992). Theoretically informed collection of important late twentieth-century critical essays. Holderness, Graham, Shakespeare: The Histories (2000).

Arguably the first play in a Shakespearean tetralogy, Richard II is a unique and compelling political drama whose themes still resonate today. It is one of the few Shakespeare plays written entirely in verse and its format presents unique theatrical challenges. Politically engaged and controversial, it raises crucial debates about the relationship between early modern art, audience response and state power.

This collection provides a comprehensive and up-to-date survey of the critical and theatrical history of the play. The substantial introduction surveys the history of critical interpretations of Richard II since the eighteenth century. The eleven newly written critical essays by leading and emerging scholars in the field then adopt an eclectic range of critical approaches that encourage scholars and students to pursue new and imaginative directions with the text.