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Stephen Greenblatt (Routledge Critical Thinkers)

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Published by Routledge .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Literature: History & Criticism,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • History - General History,
  • English,
  • General,
  • Literary Criticism & Collections / General,
  • 1943-,
  • Criticism and interpretation,
  • Greenblatt, Stephen,,
  • New Historicism

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages148
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10203724M
ISBN 100415343852
ISBN 109780415343855

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Stephen Greenblatt, in full Stephen Jay Greenblatt, (born November 7, , Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.), American scholar who was credited with establishing New Historicism, an approach to literary criticism that mandated the interpretation of literature in terms of the milieu from which it emerged, as the dominant mode of Anglo-American literary analysis by the end . Stephen Greenblatt has 97 books on Goodreads with ratings. Stephen Greenblatt’s most popular book is The Swerve: How the World Became Modern.   N ear the end of this book, Stephen Greenblatt observes that Shakespeare was unusually good at staying out of trouble. His friend and rival Ben Jonson was imprisoned for the allegedly seditious.   Tyrant by Stephen Greenblatt is a good book encased in a misguided polemic that ultimately harms the entire enterprise. I procured an advanced copy by way of goodreads, so I have no idea how much of the politicking is in the final publication, but it does appear that the final product is at least twenty pages longer than the book I read/5.

  TYRANT Shakespeare on Politics By Stephen Greenblatt pp. W.W. Norton & Company. $ Is Shakespeare our contemporary? Stephen Greenblatt would have us believe he is. Tormented by the rise.   Stephen Greenblatt’s thrilling new book, however, on the peregrinations of the story of Adam and Eve – the world’s most influential Author: Tim Whitmarsh.   Stephen Greenblatt (Ph.D. Yale) is Cogan University Professor of the Humanities at Harvard University. Also General Editor of The Norton Anthology of English Literature, he is the author of eleven books, including Tyrant, The Rise and Fall of Adam and Eve: The Story that Created Us, The Swerve: How the World Became Modern (winner of the National Book /5().   Stephen Greenblatt (Ph.D. Yale) is Cogan University Professor of the Humanities at Harvard University. Also General Editor of The Norton Anthology of English Literature, he is the author of eleven books, including Tyrant, The Rise and Fall of Adam and Eve: The Story that Created Us, The Swerve: How the World Became Modern (winner of the National Book Brand: Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.

The Swerve: How the World Became Modern By Stephen Greenblatt One of the world's most celebrated scholars, Stephen Greenblatt has crafted both an innovative work of history and a thrilling story of discovery, in which one manuscript, plucked from a thousand years of neglect, changed the course of human thought and made possible the world as we.   In this study of the power-hungry monarchs in the plays of Shakespeare, Pulitzer Prize–winning author Greenblatt (Humanities/Harvard Univ.; The Rise and Fall of Adam and Eve, , etc.) frequently points out why the great English playwright set his work in the vanished past: It was the only way to write a political play. Stephen Greenblatt, the charismatic Harvard professor who "knows more about.   Stephen Greenblatt is Cogan University Professor of the ­Humanities at Harvard. He is the author of The Rise and Fall of Adam and Eve: The Story That Created Us and Tyrant: Shakespeare on Politics, which was published this year. (December ).