The Reception of Elizabethan Drama in the Romantic Period
BeschreibungThis book provides a useful account of the reception of John Ford in the Romantic Period. It argues that the three fundamental causes of the revival of Shakespeare - that is, the rise in historical criticism, the influence of Longinus, and the endeavour to reinforce Englishness - were echoed in the revival and reception of Ford in the period.
PortraitBorn and raised in Hong Kong, the author went to university in Australia where he studied English Literature, a subject that was new to him. Following his studies, however, he found himself obsessed with the topic of aesthetics and developed a particular interest in Elizabethan and Romantic literature...
Untertitel: The Case of John Ford. Paperback. Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: VDM Verlag
Erscheinungsdatum: Mai 2008
Seitenanzahl: 96 Seiten