Feminist Companion to Shakespeare

ISBN-10: 0631208070

ISBN-13: 9780631208075

Edition: 2001

Authors: Dympna Callaghan

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The question is not whether Shakespeare studies need feminism, but whether feminism needs Shakespeare. This is the explicitly political approach taken by the all-women team of contributors to this companion to Shakespeare.
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List price: $57.95
Copyright year: 2001
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated
Publication date: 11/28/2001
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 412
Size: 6.50" wide x 9.50" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.584

List of Contributors
The History of Feminist Shakespeare Criticism
The Ladies' Shakespeare
Margaret Cavendish, Shakespeare Critic
Misogyny is Everywhere
Text and Language
Feminist Editing and the Body of the Text
"Made to write 'whore' upon?": Male and Female Use of the Word "Whore" in Shakespeare's Canon
"A word, sweet Lucrece": Confession, Feminism, and The Rape of Lucrece
Social Economies
Gender, Class, and the Ideology of Comic Form: Much Ado About Nothing and Twelfth Night
Gendered "Gifts" in Shakespeare's Belmont: The Economies of Exchange in Early Modern England
Race and Colonialism
The Great Indian Vanishing Trick-Colonialism, Property, and the Family in A Midsummer Night's Dream
Black Ram, White Ewe: Shakespeare, Race, and Women
Sycorax in Algiers: Cultural Politics and Gynecology in Early Modern England
Black and White, and Dread All Over: The Shakespeare Theater's "Photonegative" Othello and the Body of Desdemona
Performing Sexuality
Women and Boys Playing Shakespeare
Mutant Scenes and "Minor" Conflicts in Richard II
Lovesickness, Gender, and Subjectivity: Twelfth Night and As You Like It
... in the Lesbian Void: Woman-Woman Eroticism in Shakespeare's Plays
Duncan's Corpse
Others and Lovers in The Merchant of Venice
Between Idolatry and Astrology: Modes of Temporal Repetition in Romeo and Juliet
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