The Resource Shakespeare's feminine endings : figuring women in the tragedies, Philippa Berry, (electronic resource)

Shakespeare's feminine endings : figuring women in the tragedies, Philippa Berry, (electronic resource)

Label
Shakespeare's feminine endings : figuring women in the tragedies
Title
Shakespeare's feminine endings
Title remainder
figuring women in the tragedies
Statement of responsibility
Philippa Berry
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Philippa Berry draws on feminist theory, postmodern thought and queer theory, to challenge existing critical notions of what is fundamental to Shakespearean tragedy. She shows how, through a network of images clustered around feminine or feminized characters, these plays 'disfigure' conventional ideas of death as a bodily end, as their figures of women are interwoven with provocative meditations upon matter, time, the soul, and the body. The scope of these tragic speculations was radical in Shakespeare's day; yet they also have a surprising relevance to contemporary debates about time and matt
Member of
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Berry, Philippa
Dewey number
822.33
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
PR2983
LC item number
.B47 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Feminist readings of Shakespeare
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Feminism and literature
  • Feminism and literature
  • Women and literature
  • Women and literature
  • Sex role in literature
  • Death in literature
  • Closure (Rhetoric)
Label
Shakespeare's feminine endings : figuring women in the tragedies, Philippa Berry, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 167-188) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Contents
Cover; SHAKESPEARE'S FEMININE ENDINGS: Disfiguring death in the tragedies; Copyright; CONTENTS; PLATES; SERIES EDITOR'S PREFACE; ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS; 1 DISFIGURED ENDINGS: SEXUAL MATTERS AND SHAKESPEARE'S ARS MORIENDI; 2 DOUBLE DYING AND OTHER TRAGIC INVERSIONS; 3 ECHOIC LANGUAGE AND TRAGIC IDENTITY; 4 DISCLOSING THE FEMININE EYE OF DEATH: TRAGEDY AND SEEING IN THE DARK; 5 FORTUNE'S FOOLS: REVOLUTIONS OF TIME, FATE AND SOVEREIGNTY; 6 CORDELIA'S BOND AND BRITANNIA'S MISSING MIDDLE; NOTES; INDEX
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (212 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203072844
Media category
computer
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)1000000000253681
  • (EBL)169092
  • (OCoLC)50298242
  • (SSID)ssj0000071250
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11109927
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000071250
  • (PQKBWorkID)10090609
  • (PQKB)10234811
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC169092
  • (EXLCZ)991000000000253681
Label
Shakespeare's feminine endings : figuring women in the tragedies, Philippa Berry, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 167-188) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Contents
Cover; SHAKESPEARE'S FEMININE ENDINGS: Disfiguring death in the tragedies; Copyright; CONTENTS; PLATES; SERIES EDITOR'S PREFACE; ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS; 1 DISFIGURED ENDINGS: SEXUAL MATTERS AND SHAKESPEARE'S ARS MORIENDI; 2 DOUBLE DYING AND OTHER TRAGIC INVERSIONS; 3 ECHOIC LANGUAGE AND TRAGIC IDENTITY; 4 DISCLOSING THE FEMININE EYE OF DEATH: TRAGEDY AND SEEING IN THE DARK; 5 FORTUNE'S FOOLS: REVOLUTIONS OF TIME, FATE AND SOVEREIGNTY; 6 CORDELIA'S BOND AND BRITANNIA'S MISSING MIDDLE; NOTES; INDEX
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (212 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203072844
Media category
computer
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)1000000000253681
  • (EBL)169092
  • (OCoLC)50298242
  • (SSID)ssj0000071250
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11109927
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000071250
  • (PQKBWorkID)10090609
  • (PQKB)10234811
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC169092
  • (EXLCZ)991000000000253681

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