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The Resource Shakespeare and Memory

Shakespeare and Memory

Label
Shakespeare and Memory
Title
Shakespeare and Memory
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Hamlet's father's Ghost asks his son to 'Remember me!', but how did people remember around 1600? And how do we remember now? Shakespeare and Memory brings together classical and early modern sources, theatre history, performance, material culture, and cognitive psychology and neuroscience in order to explore ideas about memory in Shakespeare's plays and poems. It argues that, when Shakespeare was writing, ideas about memory were undergoing a kind of crisis, as both thetechnologies of memory (print, the theatre itself) and the belief structures underpinning ideas about memory underwent rapid ch
Member of
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lees-Jeffries, Hester
Dewey number
822.33
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Oxford Shakespeare Topics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Memory in literature
Label
Shakespeare and Memory
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
  • Cover; Contents; Note on Texts; List of Illustrations; 1. Introduction: Why Memory?; 2. The Art of Memory: Hamlet; 3. Remembering Rome: Titus Andronicus, The Rape of Lucrece, Troilus and Cressida; 4. Remembering England: The Histories, Henry VIII; 5. Remembering the Dead: Hamlet; 6. Remembering Love: Twelfth Night, the Sonnets, Troilus and Cressida; 7. The Memory of Things: The Winter's Tale, The Merchant of Venice, Othello, Hamlet; 8. Remembrance of Things Past: The Sonnets, The Winter's Tale; 9. Epilogue: Remembering Shakespeare; Notes; Further Reading; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J
  • KL; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; V; W; Y
Control code
ocn861538518
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (243 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191655975
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)861538518
Label
Shakespeare and Memory
Publication
Contents
  • Cover; Contents; Note on Texts; List of Illustrations; 1. Introduction: Why Memory?; 2. The Art of Memory: Hamlet; 3. Remembering Rome: Titus Andronicus, The Rape of Lucrece, Troilus and Cressida; 4. Remembering England: The Histories, Henry VIII; 5. Remembering the Dead: Hamlet; 6. Remembering Love: Twelfth Night, the Sonnets, Troilus and Cressida; 7. The Memory of Things: The Winter's Tale, The Merchant of Venice, Othello, Hamlet; 8. Remembrance of Things Past: The Sonnets, The Winter's Tale; 9. Epilogue: Remembering Shakespeare; Notes; Further Reading; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J
  • KL; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; V; W; Y
Control code
ocn861538518
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (243 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191655975
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)861538518

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