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Genres: cinematic and early modern

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This essay brings together two areas of study from cinema and theatre. The first is the theory of popular genres, their evolutionary cycle, and their role in the industrial development of Hollywood in the first half of the twentieth century, as explored by theorists and historians of cinema. The second is the early modern genre of revenge tragedy and its generic selfconsciousness and metatheatricality. Insights from the film industry can build our understanding of the so-called Wars of the Th...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
Version:
Accepted Manuscript

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10.1353/shb.2014.0012

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, HUM, English Faculty
Role:
Author
Publisher:
Johns Hopkins University Press Publisher's website
Journal:
Shakespeare Bulletin Journal website
Volume:
32
Issue:
1
Pages:
27-43
Publication date:
2014-01-01
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EISSN:
1931-1427
ISSN:
0748-2558
URN:
uuid:674354f3-f993-47ff-aecd-a26b86c7a95c
Source identifiers:
570058
Local pid:
pubs:570058

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