World-Wide Shakespeares
Language: en
Pages: 214
Authors: Sonia Massai
Categories: Drama
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-05-07 - Publisher: Routledge

Drawing on debates around the global/local dimensions of cultural production, an international team of contributors explore the appropriation of Shakespeare’s plays in film and performance around the world. In particular, the book examines the ways in which adapters and directors have put Shakespeare into dialogue with local traditions and contexts.
Shakespeare's World/world Shakespeares
Language: en
Pages: 446
Authors: International Shakespeare Association. World Congress
Categories: Literary Collections
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher: Associated University Presse

This collection offers 29 essays by many of the world's major scholars of the extraordinary diversity and richness of Shakespeare studies today. It ranges from examinations of the society Shakespeare himself lived in, to recent films, plays, novels and operatic adaptations in Europe, Africa, Asia, Australia and the Middle East.
The Arden Research Handbook of Shakespeare and Contemporary Performance
Language: en
Pages: 417
Authors: Peter Kirwan, Kathryn Prince
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-03-25 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

The Arden Research Handbook of Shakespeare and Contemporary Performance is a wide-ranging, authoritative guide to research on Shakespeare and performance studies by an international team of leading scholars. It contains chapters on the key methods and questions surrounding the performance event, the audience, and the archive – the primary sources
The Shakespearean International Yearbook
Language: en
Pages: 310
Authors: Graham Bradshaw, Tom Bishop
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-05-15 - Publisher: Routledge

This eighth volume of The Shakespearean International Yearbook presents a special section on 'European Shakespeares', proceeding from the claim that Shakespeare's literary craft was not just native English or British, but was filtered and fashioned through a Renaissance awareness that needs to be recognized as European, and that has had
Shakespeare in the Global South
Language: en
Pages: 208
Authors: Sandra Young
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-05-16 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

Contemporary adaptations of Shakespeare's plays have brought into sharp focus the legacies of slavery, racism and colonial dispossession that still haunt the global South. Looking sideways across the Atlantic and Indian Oceans to nontraditional centres of Shakespeare practice, Shakespeare in the Global South explores the solidarities generated by contemporary adaptations