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Shakespeare Global/Local

The Hong Kong Imaginary in Transculutural Production (Anglo-American Studies. Vol. 17)

by Kwok-Kan Tam

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  • 27 Currently reading

Published by Peter Lang Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Asia - General,
  • Ancient - General,
  • Reference,
  • Shakespeare,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • History: World

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages155
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12828183M
    ISBN 10363138100X
    ISBN 109783631381007

    In many ways Shakespeare is the perfect subject for a Bryson book. Shakespeare scholars have included some colorful and eccentric characters—such as Delia Bacon and J. Thomas Looney—which is one of Bryson’s specialties. Shakespeare is also sufficiently mysterious, most of his life being buried in the oblivion of history—an important /5(K).   Shakespeare, more than years ago, saw the coming crisis—but few have listened to his solution. Perhaps we should. We can continue down our path or we can be transfigured by renouncing the petty world of power politics and the lust to control everything for “Nature’s infinite book of secrecy” and find angels to love and tend a garden.

      Now, years since his death, William Shakespeare's works and his legacy continue to support a large and lucrative industry, as Peter Shadbolt explores. This review is mainly for their cafe as I did not shop for any books. I was happy to see this local bookstore expand with a UWS location. It is a smaller bookstore so don't expect to find the same selection & pricing as Barnes & Noble, Amazon Books, or a big retailer. Shakespeare & Company is a nice bookstore with a small cafe when you 6 Yelp reviews.

    Finally, The RSC Shakespeare or Modern Library Shakespeare (ed. Bate and Rasmussen) opts for reprinting the First Folio texts over any others when available. The First Folio is one of the most important and influential books of all time, and as far as I can tell Bate and Rasmussen have edited it well, but I don’t think it holds editorial.   A native of Beijing, the award-winning writer moved to America in She has written five previous works of fiction and the memoir “Dear Friend, from My Life I Write to You in Your Life.”.


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: Shakespeare Global / Local: The Hong Kong Imaginary in Transcultural Production (Anglo-amerikanische Studien / Anglo-American Studies) (): Tam, Kwok-kan, Parkin, Andrew, Yip, Terry Siu-han: Books.

Local and Global Myths in Shakespearean Performance. Edited by Aneta Mancewicz and Alexa Alice the Shakespeare Global/Local book Shakespeare series (ed. Tom Cartelli and Katherine Rowe).

Palgrave Macmillan, “Contradictory myths are the foundation to many conversations about Shakespeare today. Author: Aneta Mancewicz Publisher: Springer ISBN: Size: MB Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi View: Get Books This collection of scholarly essays offers a new understanding of local and global myths that have Shakespeare Global/Local book constructed around Shakespeare in theatre, cinema, and television from the nineteenth century to the present.

The study of local identities and global icons in the third part uncovers dynamic relationships between regional, national, and transnational myths of Shakespeare. The fourth part revises persistent narratives concerning a political potential of Shakespeare’s plays in communist and post-communist countries.

Hamlet in Times of War: Two Appropriations of Shakespeare's Tragedy in Former Yugoslavia in the s / Alexandra Portmann "Come, let's away to prison": Local and Global Myths, and "Political Shakespeare" in twenty-first-century Russia / Aleksandra Sakowska --Part IV. Shakespeare as myth in commercial and popular culture Reviews “Shakespeare in the Global South is a critical triumph.

Young brilliantly challenges Shakespeare studies and contemporary cultural studies through her insightful readings. She crafts a careful, beautiful, and ultimately optimistic book.”Ayanna Thompson, Arizona State University, USA. Book Description. The Routledge Handbook of Shakespeare and Global Appropriation brings together a variety of different voices to examine the ways that Shakespeare has been adapted and appropriated onto stage, screen, page, and a variety of digital formats.

The thirty-nine chapters address topics such as trans- and intermedia performances; Shakespearean utopias and dystopias; the ethics of. The Global Shakespeares Video & Performance Archive is a collaborative project providing online access to performances of Shakespeare from many parts of the world as well as essays and metadata provided by scholars and educators in the field.

The idea that Shakespeare is a global author has taken many forms since the building of the Globe playhouse. Our work honors the fact and demonstrates. In the then tiny but fast-growing field of international Shakespeare appropriation studies (now ‘Global Shakespeare’) there was a great post-9/11 hunger to know more about the Arab world but also a lingering prejudice that Arab interpretations of Shakespeare would necessarily be derivative or crude, purely local in value.

Shakespeare's Globe is a world-renowned theatre, education centre, and cultural landmark, located on the bank of the River Thames in London, UK.

Whilst our doors are closed, we are still very much open, online, providing Shakespeare for all. Shakespeare and Company in Paris still attracts book lovers from all over the world (Credit: Alamy) Some years later, on his daughter’s 20th birthday, he handed her his first edition of.

Shakespeare global/local: the Hong Kong imaginary in transcultural production. [Kwok-kan Tam; Andrew Parkin; Terry Siu-han Yip;] William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Kwok-kan Tam; Andrew Parkin; Terry Siu-han Yip.

Find more information about. Buy Shakespeare's Local: Six Centuries of History Seen Through One Extraordinary Pub Main Market by Brown, Pete (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible s: 1. Topical Shakespeare and the Urgency of Ambiguity, Adhaar Noor Desai 2.

Shakespeare in Transition, Sawyer Kemp 3. Shakespeare in Japan: Disability and a Pedagogy of Disorientation, Allison P. Hobgood 4. Global Performance and Local Reception: Teaching Hamlet and More in Singapore, Emily Griffiths Jones. Part II: Decolonizing Shakespeare. William Shakespeare (Ap (baptism)–d.

Ap ) was an English poet and playwright and is considered a key member of the English literature canon. Shakespeare's work includes sonnets and 38 plays; while his earlier plays were comedies and histories, his later work focused on tragedy (e.g.

"Macbeth"). global customer ratings. 5 star 70% 4 star 15% 3 star 6% 2 star 3% 1 star 6% and interest in the works of William Shakespeare when I was offered a role in a local community theater production of “Macbeth.” I decided to purchase a Kindle edition of Shakespeare’s complete works in order to research my part, memorize my lines, and Reviews: William Shakespeare - William Shakespeare - Theatrical conditions: The Globe and its predecessor, the Theatre, were public playhouses run by the Chamberlain’s Men, a leading theatre company of which Shakespeare was a member.

Almost all classes of citizens, excepting many Puritans and like-minded Reformers, came to them for afternoon entertainment. What Global Grey ebooks offers. Good quality public domain ebooks that are completely free to download and which are of course, DRM free.

Using sources such as Project Gutenberg, andas well as other places (and sometimes my own books), I use these texts as a foundation. In Shakespeare’s writing, ‘world’ is a tantalising and somewhat elusive word. ‘O / how full of briers is this working-day world!’ (–12) sighs Rosalind in As You Like It: an image of it as humdrum, almost forgettably a in The Tempest, altogether more optimistic, turns the idea smartly around: ‘O brave new world / That has such people in’t!’ (–   B ack inthe British Library displayed a rare book that attracted as much media attention as a Gutenberg Bible.

It was a mass-produced edition of. Shakespeare's plays; Title Year written First publications Performances Authorship notes Henry IV, Part 1: Likely early to mid s First published in a quarto by Andrew Wise: Though 1 Henry IV was almost certainly in performance bythe earliest recorded performance was on 6 Marchwhen it was acted at Court before the Flemish Ambassador.

Other Court performances followed. In Britain hosted the World Shakespeare festival, a six-month jamboree of global Shakespeare that swept theatremakers from nearly 50 countries .Shakespeare's Globe Theatre is open: Sun - Sat AM - PM; Buy tickets in advance on Tripadvisor.

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