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By John Drakakis

When severe concept met literary stories within the Seventies and '80s, essentially the most radical and interesting theoretical paintings focused at the quasi-sacred determine of Shakespeare. In Alternative Shakespeares, John Drakakis introduced jointly key essays via founding figures during this move to remake Shakespeare studies.

A new afterword by means of Robert Weimann outlines the intense effect of Alternative Shakespeares on educational Shakespeare stories. yet as but, the Shakespeare delusion keeps to thrive either in Stratford and in our faculties. those essays are as correct and as strong as they have been upon book and with a contributor record that reads like a 'who's who' of contemporary Shakespeare reports, Alternative Shakespeares calls for to be read.

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