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Shakespeare and the Problem of Biography: A Conference
Kathleen Lynch, Folger Shakespeare Library
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Shakespeare Quarterly, special issue. Vol. 65 (winter 2014). (Book)
Title: Shakespeare Quarterly, special issue. Vol. 65 (winter 2014).
Author: Gail Kern Paster, editor
Author: Andrew Hadfield, Forword
Author: Margreta De Grazia, "Shakespeare's Timeline"
Author: Julia Reinhard Lupton, "Birth Places: Shakespeare's Beliefs / Believing in Shakespeare"
Author: Lena Cowen Orlin, "Anne by Indirection"
Author: Lois Potter, "Shakespeare and other men of the Theater"
Author: Joseph Roach, "Celebrity Culture and the Problem of Biography"
Author: Brian Cummings, "Afterword: Last Words. The Biographemes of Shakespeare"
Editor: Gail Kern Paster
Abstract: From the editor: "The essays in the main body of this issue grew from papers delivered at the Folger Institute's memorable conference, "Shakespeare and the Problem of Biography," held 3-5 April 2014 as part of the Folger Shakespeare Library's multifaceted celebration of the 450th anniversary of Shakespeare's birth. . . . At the conference, questions of methodology, genre, anecdote and wish fulfillment, the role of the archive, the utility of psychoanalytic interpretation, idealization and idolatry were broached in new and exciting ways and are included in the essays printed herein."
Primary URL: http://www.folger.edu/shakespeare-quarterly
Primary URL Description: Folger Shakespeare Library website
Access Model: subscription only
Publisher: The Johns Hopkins University Press
Type: Edited Volume
ISBN: ISSN 0037-3222
Copy sent to NEH?: Yes