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Bad faith? The weak and feeble will of Antonio Coello's Elizabeth I

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A majority of the critics who have written about Coello’s El conde de Sex have expressed surprise at the play’s depiction of Elizabeth I, holding it to be a sympathetic portrayal that eschews the prejudices concerning the English queen held by seventeenth-century Spaniards. Mackenzie reads the character as praiseworthy even. This essay builds upon María Cristina Quintero’s reading of the play and supports her contention that, contrary to this majority view, El conde does partake of many of th...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1353/boc.2018.0003

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
HUMS
Department:
Medieval & Modern Languages Faculty
Sub department:
Spanish
Oxford college:
Christ Church
Role:
Author
Publisher:
Bulletin of the Comediantes Publisher's website
Journal:
Bulletin of the Comediantes Journal website
Volume:
70
Issue:
1
Pages:
59-77
Publication date:
2018-12-13
Acceptance date:
2017-12-18
DOI:
EISSN:
1944-0928
ISSN:
0007-5108
Source identifiers:
820462
Language:
English
Pubs id:
pubs:820462
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uuid:8ce5b72f-f229-47ac-87bf-9893f046ebb5
Local pid:
pubs:820462
Deposit date:
2018-06-15

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