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By John Drakakis

When serious thought met literary stories within the Seventies and '80s, the most radical and interesting theoretical paintings focused at the quasi-sacred determine of Shakespeare. In Alternative Shakespeares, John Drakakis introduced jointly key essays by means of founding figures during this stream to remake Shakespeare studies.

A new afterword via Robert Weimann outlines the extreme influence of Alternative Shakespeares on educational Shakespeare reports. yet as but, the Shakespeare fantasy maintains to thrive either in Stratford and in our colleges. those essays are as appropriate and as robust as they have been upon e-book and with a contributor checklist that reads like a 'who's who' of recent Shakespeare experiences, Alternative Shakespeares calls for to be read.

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