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Nietzsche, Zarathustra and the status of laughter
Laughter is not one of the phenomena most commonly associated with Friedrich Nietzsche. Indeed, numerous people to whom I have mentioned my interest in Nietzsche on laughter seem to have assumed that connecting the two was ...
The tragicall historie of Hamlet, Prince of Denmarke (1603)
(Harvester Wheatsheaf, 1992)
In this book Graham Holderness and Bryan Loughrey present another re-issue of one of Shakespeare’s plays, with a view to present a previously un-seen original or authentic version to the time of original publication. Part ...
Matthew Arnold: the discourse of criticism
(Palgrave Macmillan, 1992)
In the history of criticism Matthew Arnold stands as a central and substantial figure, responsible for the establishing of the discipline of ‘English,’ the transformation of which is a contemporary literary theory’s ...
Production, reproduction, performance: marxism, history, theatre
(University of Manchester Press, 1991)
A metatheatrical approach to the dramatic and theatrical dimensions of the ‘story’ of the Henriad presupposes a standpoint outside the normal limits of what has been called ‘stage-centred’ reading. It calls for a project ...