By Keith Linley
This attractive ebook offers in-depth dialogue of a few of the affects that an viewers in 1607 might have delivered to examining ‘Antony and Cleopatra’. How did humans take into consideration the area, approximately God, approximately sin, approximately kings, approximately civilized behavior? find out about the social hierarchy, gender relationships, court docket corruption, classification tensions, the literary profile of the time, the concept that of tragedy – and the entire subversions, transgressions, and oppositions that made the play an unsettling photograph of a disintegrating global misplaced via ardour and machination.
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'Antony and Cleopatra' in Context: The Politics of Passion (Anthem Perspectives in Literature) by Keith Linley