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  1. The Texts of Othello and Shakespearean Revision

    By E. A. J. Honigmann

    In a groundbreaking piece of scholarly detective work, Professor Honigmann - editor of the forthcoming Arden 3 edition of Othello - uncovers in more detail than any previous study the hidden history of the two early texts of Othello, the Quarto and the Folio. He traces the crucial role played by...

    Published October 24th 2013 by Routledge

  2. Thomas Wyatt

    The Critical Heritage

    Edited by Patricia Thomson

    First published in 1995. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published August 27th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Were Early Modern Lives Different?

    Writing the Self in the Renaissance

    Edited by Andrew Hadfield

    Should we assume that people who lived some time ago were quite similar to us or should we assume that they need to be thought of as alien beings with whom we have little in common? This specially commissioned collection explores this important issue through an analysis of the lives and work of a...

    Published July 29th 2013 by Routledge

  4. Beauty, Violence, Representation

    Edited by Lisa A. Dickson, Maryna Romanets

    Series: Routledge Research in Cultural and Media Studies

    This volume explores the relationship among beauty, violence, and representation in a broad range of artistic and cultural texts, including literature, visual art, theatre, film, and music. Charting diversifying interests in the subject of violence and beauty, dealing with the multiple inflections...

    Published July 15th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Radical Shakespeare

    Politics and Stagecraft in the Early Career

    By Chris Fitter

    Series: Routledge Studies in Shakespeare

    This book argues that Shakespeare was permanently preoccupied with the brutality, corruption, and ultimate groundlessness of the political order of his state, and that the impact of original Tudor censorship, supplemented by the relatively depoliticizing aesthetic traditions of later centuries,...

    Published July 7th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Making Space Public in Early Modern Europe

    Performance, Geography, Privacy

    Edited by Angela Vanhaelen, Joseph P. Ward

    Series: Routledge Studies in Renaissance Literature and Culture

    Broadening the conversation begun in Making Publics in Early Modern Europe (2009), this book examines how the spatial dynamics of public making changed the shape of early modern society. The publics visited in this volume are voluntary groupings of diverse individuals that could coalesce through...

    Published March 19th 2013 by Routledge

  7. Shakespeare, Jonson, and the Claims of the Performative

    By James Loxley, Mark Robson

    Series: Routledge Studies in Renaissance Literature and Culture

    This book will constitute an original intervention into longstanding but insistently relevant debates around the significance of notions of ‘performativity’ to the critical analysis of early modern drama. In particular, the book aims to: show how the investigation of performativity can enable...

    Published March 10th 2013 by Routledge

  8. A Second Elizabethan Journl V2

    First published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published February 13th 2013 by Routledge

  9. Androids and Intelligent Networks in Early Modern Literature and Culture

    Artificial Slaves

    By Kevin LaGrandeur

    Series: Routledge Studies in Renaissance Literature and Culture

    Awarded a 2014 Science Fiction and Technoculture Studies Prize Honourable Mention. This book explores the creation and use of artificially made humanoid servants and servant networks by fictional and non-fictional scientists of the early modern period. Beginning with an investigation of the roots...

    Published December 18th 2012 by Routledge

  10. Patrons and Patron Saints in Early Modern English Literature

    By Alison Chapman

    Series: Routledge Studies in Renaissance Literature and Culture

    This book visits the fact that, in the pre-modern world, saints and lords served structurally similar roles, acting as patrons to those beneath them on the spiritual or social ladder with the word "patron" used to designate both types of elite sponsor. Chapman argues that this elision of patron...

    Published December 4th 2012 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Voice Terminal Echo (Routledge Revivals): Postmodernism and English Renaissance Texts
    By Jonathan Goldberg
    To Be Published September 11th 2014
  2. Swift (Routledge Revivals)
    By W. A. Speck
    To Be Published September 11th 2014
  3. The Merry Wives of Windsor: New Critical Essays
    Edited by Evelyn Gajowski, Phyllis Rackin
    To Be Published September 17th 2014
  4. Eighteenth-Century Utopian Fiction
    By Christine Rees
    To Be Published September 30th 2014
  5. An Introduction to The Gawain-Poet
    By Ad Putter
    To Be Published October 8th 2014

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