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  • Shakespeare and the Italian Renaissance

    Appropriation, Transformation, Opposition, 1st Edition

    By Michele Marrapodi

    Shakespeare and the Italian Renaissance investigates the works of Shakespeare and his fellow dramatists from within the context of the European Renaissance and, more specifically, from within the context of Italian cultural, dramatic, and literary traditions, with reference to the impact and…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • The Creative City

    Vision and Execution, 1st Edition

    By James E. Doyle, Biljana Mickov

    The Creative City: Vision and Execution, edited by James E. Doyle and Biljana Mickov, challenges the popular understanding of the Creative City, by bridging the gap between the Creative City as concept and the Creative City as practice and, in so doing, provides a contemporary template for policy…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Staging Dario Fo and Franca Rame

    Anglo-American Approaches to Political Theatre, 1st Edition

    By Stefania Taviano

    This is the first extended treatment of the English translations, stagings, and reception of the political plays of Dario Fo and Franca Rame. Focusing on the United Kingdom and the United States, Stefania Taviano offers a critique of the cultural stereotyping and political conservatism that have…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • The Bront�in the World of the Arts

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sandra Hagan, Juliette Wells

    Although previous scholarship has acknowledged the importance of the visual arts to the Brontës, relatively little attention has been paid to the influence of music, theatre, and material culture on the siblings' lives and literature. This interdisciplinary collection presents new research on the…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • The City and the Parish: Drama in York and Beyond

    Shifting Paradigms in Early English Drama Studies, 1st Edition

    By Alexandra F. Johnston

    Edited by edited by David N. Klausner

    Collected Studies CS1062This volume brings together a selection of the major articles of Alexandra F. Johnston, which along with similar volumes by the late David Mills, Peter Meredith and Meg Twycross makes up a set of "Shifting Paradigms in Early English Drama Studies". Alexandra Johnston, the…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • The Books and the Life of Judith of Flanders

    1st Edition

    By Mary Dockray-Miller

    In the first full-length study of Judith of Flanders (c. 1032-1094), Mary Dockray-Miller provides a narrative of Judith’s life through analysis of the books and art objects she commissioned and collected. Organizing her book chronologically by Judith’s marriages and commissions, Dockray-Miller…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Visions of Venice in Shakespeare

    1st Edition

    By Laura Tosi, Shaul Bassi

    Despite the growing critical relevance of Shakespeare's two Venetian plays and a burgeoning bibliography on both The Merchant of Venice and Othello, few books have dealt extensively with the relationship between Shakespeare and Venice. Setting out to offer new perspectives to a traditional topic,…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Mina Loy, Twentieth-Century Photography, and Contemporary Women Poets

    1st Edition

    By Linda A. Kinnahan

    In Mina Loy, Twentieth-Century Photography, and Contemporary Women Poets, Linda A. Kinnahan explores the making of Mina Loy’s late modernist poetics in relation to photography’s ascendance, by the mid-twentieth century, as a distinctively modern force shaping representation and perception. As…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • The Portrait in Fiction of the Romantic Period

    1st Edition

    By Joe Bray

    Beginning with the premise that the portrait was undergoing a shift in both form and function during the Romantic age, Joe Bray examines how these changes are reflected in the fiction of writers such as Maria Edgeworth, Jane Austen, Sir Walter Scott, Elizabeth Hamilton and Amelia Opie. Bray…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • The Twenty-First-Century Legacy of the Beatles

    Liverpool and Popular Music Heritage Tourism, 1st Edition

    By Michael Brocken

    It has taken Liverpool almost half a century to come to terms with the musical, cultural and now economic legacy of the Beatles and popular music. At times the group was negatively associated with sex and drugs images surrounding rock music: deemed unacceptable by the city fathers, and unworthy of…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • The Quest for the Melodic Electric Bass

    From Jamerson to Spenner, 1st Edition

    By Per Elias Drabløs

    The double bass - the preferred bass instrument in popular music during the 1960s - was challenged and subsequently superseded by the advent of a new electric bass instrument. From the mid-1960s and throughout the 1970s, a melismatic and inconsistent approach towards the bass role ensued, which…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Musical Listening in the Age of Technological Reproduction

    1st Edition

    Edited by Gianmario Borio

    It is undeniable that technology has made a tangible impact on the nature of musical listening. The new media have changed our relationship with music in a myriad of ways, not least because the experience of listening can now be prolonged at will and repeated at any time and in any space. Moreover,…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

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