This book reads like a cross between a literary detective novel and a personal conversation with a passionate Shakespeare scholar, unpacking the play that Roth calls the seminal text of the humanist religion. It unveils new realities about the playsome of which have have lain

A mysterious, melancholic, brooding Hamlet has gripped and fascinated four hundred years’ of readers, trying to “find” and know him as he searches for and avenges his father’s name. Setting itself apart from the usual discussions about Hamlet, Hunt here demonstrates that Hamlet is much

Passion, romance, drama, humor, and tragedy intertwine in this compulsively readable Hamlet retelling, from the perspective of a strong-willed, modern-day Ophelia. Meet Ophelia, high school senior, daughter of the Danish king’s most trusted adviser, and longtime girlfriend of Prince Hamlet of Denmark. She lives a

Theological and psychological interpretations of Shakespeare’s most problematic play have been pursued as complementary to each other. In this bold reading, Walter N. King brings twentiethcentury Christian existentialism and post-Freudian psychological theory to bear upon Hamlet and his famous problems. King draws on the support

Shortlisted for the 2017 National Translation Award in Poetry and the 2017 Best Translated Book Award in Poetry Before his tragic death, Szilárd Borbély had gained a name as one of Europe’s most searching new poets. Berlin-Hamlet—one of his major works—evokes a stroll through the

Adapted for the cinema many times and performed regularly on stages around the globe, “Hamlet” is Shakespeare’s most popular play. This book employs a different approach to tell this story. Shakespeare’s Hamlet Free PDF Download Download PDF

Using a variety of approaches, from postcolonialism and New Historicism to psychoanalysis and gender studies, the international contributors to Hamlet: New Critical Essays contribute major new interpretations on the conception and writing, editing, and cultural productions of Hamlet. This book is the most up-to-date and

Designed for first year students, this innovative guide builds on the usual knowledge base of students beginning literary study in HE by focusing on the familiar characters but introducing more sophisticated analysis. Hamlet, Character Studies Free PDF Download Download PDF

This original and provocative reinterpretation of Hamlet presents the play as the original audiences would have viewed it–a much bleaker, stronger, and more deeply religious play than it has usually been assumed to be. Arthur McGee draws a picture of a Devil-controlled Hamlet in the

Published in the year 1964, On Hamlet is a valuable contribution to the field of Performance. On Hamlet Free PDF Download Download PDF

What are the differences between traditional readings of Hamlet and those produced by modern criticism? What sort of questions does structuralist or feminist criticism raise? What issues are foregrounded by contemporary critics and how do these challenge our understanding of the play? This new collection

Character of Hamlet – Comedy of Hamlet – Relevance – Performance – Globe and Garrick versions – Olivier film, 1948 – Guilgud and Burton, 1934 and 1964 – Royal Shakespeare Company, 1965. Hamlet, Text and Performance Free PDF Download Download PDF

New York Times Book Review Best Book of the Year In a New York City made phantasmagorical by the events of 9/11, and left alone after his English wife and son return to London, Hans van den Broek stumbles upon the vibrant New York subculture

On a rainy afternoon in London’s old Chelsea, a charming multi-billionaire Russian oligarch, Gorsky, walks into an ailing bookshop and writes the first of several quarter-of-a-million pound checks. With that money, Gorsky has tasked Nikola, the store’s bored and brilliant clerk, with sourcing books for