Philippa Berry's Shakespeare's Feminine Endings: Disfiguring Death in the PDF

By Philippa Berry

Philippa Berry attracts on feminist idea, postmodern notion and queer thought, to problem current severe notions of what's basic to Shakespearean tragedy. She exhibits how, via a community of pictures clustered round female or feminized characters, those performs 'disfigure' traditional principles of demise as a physically finish, as their figures of girls are interwoven with provocative meditations upon subject, time, the soul, and the physique. The scope of those tragic speculations was once radical in Shakespeare's day; but in addition they have a stunning relevance to modern debates approximately time and topic in technology and philosophy.

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