A Critical Anthology of Shakespearean Plays in China, Japan, Korea, and Taiwan
Co-published by Routledge and Edition Synapse. The last decade has witnessed a rapid increase in serious research on ‘Shakespeare in Asia’, yet most readers of the many new monographs and journal articles on the subject have hitherto not enjoyed access to the plays discussed because they have not...
To Be Published November 14th 2014 by Routledge
Series: Routledge Studies in Shakespeare
This book reviews the "playing" of Shakespeare in which there is a re-staging and a re-writing -- through adaptation, appropriation, or acculturation -- of the Western Shakespeare into the gestural, symbolic, stylized, or ritualized worlds of Asian theatre languages. It examines this interface in...
Published May 29th 2012 by Routledge