All's Well, That Ends Well: New Critical Essays (Shakespeare by Gary Waller

By Gary Waller

Described as considered one of Shakespeare’s such a lot interesting performs, All’s good That Ends Well has just recently began to obtain the severe recognition it merits. famous as a very important element of improvement in Shakespeare’s occupation, this choice of new essays displays the growing to be curiosity within the play and provides a huge variety of methods to it, together with ancient, feminist, performative and psychoanalytical criticisms.



In addition to 14 essays written via best students, the editor’s creation presents a considerable evaluate of the play’s serious background, with a robust specialize in functionality research and the impression that this has had on its reception and attractiveness. Demonstrating quite a few techniques to the play and furthering contemporary debates, this ebook makes a worthwhile contribution to Shakespeare criticism.

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