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The Poetics and Politics of Youth in Milton's England
Language: en
Pages: 252
Authors: Blaine Greteman
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-08-19 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This book argues that concepts of youth and childhood were central to seventeenth-century debates about political and poetic voice.
Unwritten Poetry
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Scott A. Trudell
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-03-07 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Vocal music was at the heart of English Renaissance poetry and drama. Virtuosic actor-singers redefined the theatrical culture of William Shakespeare and his pe
Making Milton
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Emma Depledge
Categories:
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-03-04 - Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

A collection of essays exploring John Milton's rise to popularity and his status as a canonical author. The volume considers Milton's 'authorial persona' in the
Scholarly Milton
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Thomas Festa
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-03-20 - Publisher: Liverpool University Press

Following the editors’ introduction to the collection, the essays in Scholarly Milton examine the nature of Milton’s own formidable scholarship and its impl
Childhood, Education and the Stage in early modern England
Language: en
Pages: 308
Authors: Richard Preiss
Categories: Drama
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-05-02 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This book reveals the close connections between education and the stage in early modern England by looking at the child.
Futures of Enlightenment Poetry
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Dustin D. Stewart
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-10-30 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

This book offers a revisionist account of poetry and embodiment from Milton to Romanticism. Scholars have made much of the period's theories of matter, with som
Clothing and Queer Style in Early Modern English Drama
Language: en
Pages: 208
Authors: James M. Bromley
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-05-27 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

This book examines early modern drama's depiction of non-standard forms of masculinity grounded in superficiality, inauthenticity, affectation, and the display
Reading Children in Early Modern Culture
Language: en
Pages: 258
Authors: Edel Lamb
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-01-09 - Publisher: Springer

This book is a study of children, their books and their reading experiences in late sixteenth- and seventeenth-century Britain. It argues for the importance of
Queering Childhood in Early Modern English Drama and Culture
Language: en
Pages: 281
Authors: Jennifer Higginbotham
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-05-14 - Publisher: Springer

This volume analyzes early modern cultural representations of children and childhood through the literature and drama of Shakespeare and his contemporaries. Con
Milton in the Long Restoration
Language: en
Pages: 550
Authors: Blair Hoxby
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-07-22 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Milton criticism often treats the poet as if he were the last of the Renaissance poets or a visionary prophet who remained misunderstood until he was read by th