Gender and Power in Shrew-Taming Narratives, 1500-1700 (Hardcover)

Gender and Power in Shrew-Taming Narratives, 1500-1700 By D. Wootton (Editor), G. Holderness (Editor) Cover Image

Gender and Power in Shrew-Taming Narratives, 1500-1700 (Hardcover)

By D. Wootton (Editor), G. Holderness (Editor)

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Notes on Contributors Introduction; G.Holderness Reading Shrews in Pamphlets and Plays; A.Bayman & G.Southcombe Shrews, Marriage and Murder; S.Clark Engendering Shrews, Mediaeval to Early Modern; H.S.Crocker 'He speaks very shrewishly': Apprentice-training and The Taming of the Shrew; R.Madelaine The Shrew as Editor/Editing Shrews; L.S.Marcus Putting the Silent Woman back into the Shakespearean Shrew; M.Maurer and B.Gaines Unknown Shrews: Three Transformations of The/A Shrew; H.J.Helmers 'Ye sid he taken my Counsel sir': Restoration Satire and Theatrical Authority; C.Conaway 'Darkenes was before light': Hierarchy and Duality in The Taming of A Shrew; G.Holderness The Gendered Stomach in The Taming of the Shrew; J.Purnis The Tamer Tamed, or None Shall Have Prizes: 'Equality' in Shakespeare's England; D.Wootton Afterword; A.Thompson Index.
ANNA BAYMAN Faculty of History, Oxford University, UK SANDRA CLARK Emeritus Professor of Renaissance Literature, Birkbeck, University of London UK CHARLES CONAWAY Assistant Professor of English, University of Southern Indiana, US HOLLY A. CROCKER Assistant Professor of English, University of South Carolina, US BARRY GAINES Professor of English Literature, University of New Mexico, US H.J. HELMERS English Department, University of Leiden, Netherlands GRAHAM HOLDERNESS Professor of English, University of Hertfordshire, UK RICHARD MADELEINE Associate Professor of English, University of New South Wales, Australia LEAH S. MARCUS Edwin Mims Professor of English, Vanderbilt University, US MARGARET MAURER William Henry Crawshaw Professor of Literature, Colgate University, US JAN PURNIS Department of English, University of Toronto, Canada GEORGE SOUTHCOMBE Praelector in Early Modern History, University of Oxford, UK DAVID WOOTTON Anniversary Professor of History, University of York, UK
Product Details ISBN: 9780230240926
ISBN-10: 0230240925
Publisher: Palgrave MacMillan
Publication Date: June 8th, 2010
Pages: 248
Language: English