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The Tragedy of Mariam

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Informationen zum Autor Karen Britland is Associate Professor in the Department of English at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.... Lire la suite
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Informationen zum Autor Karen Britland is Associate Professor in the Department of English at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Klappentext "The Tragedy of Mariam!" the Fair Queen of Jewry is a Jacobean closet drama by Elizabeth Tanfield Cary. First published in 1613! it was the first work by a woman to be published under her real name. Never performed during Cary's lifetime! and apparently never intended for performance! the Senecan revenge tragedy tells the story of Mariam! the second wife of Herod. The play exposes and explores the themes of sex! divorce! betrayal! murder! and Jewish society under Herod's tyrannous rule. A new introduction includes recent criticism and new developments in theatre history and scholarship. A more substantial performance history is given! including accounts of recent screen versions. Zusammenfassung The Tragedy of Mariam! the Fair Queen of Jewry is a Jacobean closet drama by Elizabeth Tanfield Cary. This edition includes the complete play script with notes beneath the text! as well as an extensive introduction! including biographical notes! textual details! and information about the staging of the play.

Préface
The Tragedy of Mariam, the Fair Queen of Jewry is a Jacobean closet drama by Elizabeth Tanfield Cary. This edition includes the complete play script with notes beneath the text, as well as an extensive introduction, including biographical notes, textual details, and information about the staging of the play.

Auteur
Karen Britland is Associate Professor in the Department of English at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

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"The Tragedy of Mariam," the Fair Queen of Jewry is a Jacobean closet drama by Elizabeth Tanfield Cary. First published in 1613, it was the first work by a woman to be published under her real name. Never performed during Cary's lifetime, and apparently never intended for performance, the Senecan revenge tragedy tells the story of Mariam, the second wife of Herod. The play exposes and explores the themes of sex, divorce, betrayal, murder, and Jewish society under Herod's tyrannous rule. A new introduction includes recent criticism and new developments in theatre history and scholarship. A more substantial performance history is given, including accounts of recent screen versions.

Informations sur le produit

Titre: The Tragedy of Mariam
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Code EAN: 9780713688764
ISBN: 978-0-7136-8876-4
Format: Couverture cartonnée
Editeur: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Genre: Linguistique et sciences de la littérature
nombre de pages: 144
Poids: 143g
Taille: H198mm x B126mm x T15mm
Année: 2010