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‘the strategy with cunning shows’: the aesthetics of spectacle in the plays of Robert Greene

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This is the first full-scale study of Robert Greene’s drama, offering a new interpretation of the dramatic oeuvre of one Shakespeare’s most neglected literary predecessors. Recent criticism has emphasised Greene’s pioneering role as an author of Elizabethan romance. Yet, in contrast to the numerous prose works which were printed during his life time, his drama, which was printed posthumously, has received little attention.

Greene’s plays are visually magnificent: madmen wander on s...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Oxford college:
Jesus College
Department:
Humanities Division - English Language and Literature

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Publication date:
2012
Type of award:
DPhil
Level of award:
Doctoral
Awarding institution:
Oxford University, UK
URN:
uuid:af29d412-c285-46e4-953c-43eac3e86f13
Local pid:
ora:6244

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