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The Drama of John Marston: Critical Re-Visions T.F. Wharton

The Drama of John Marston: Critical Re-Visions

T.F. Wharton

Published February 1st 2007
ISBN : 9780521033589
Paperback
248 pages
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Celebrating the 400th anniversary of John Marstons debut as a professional playwright, this collection of critical essays on his work discovers, in the decentered, hilarious, but unsettling work of this idiosyncratic Renaissance dramatist, anMoreCelebrating the 400th anniversary of John Marstons debut as a professional playwright, this collection of critical essays on his work discovers, in the decentered, hilarious, but unsettling work of this idiosyncratic Renaissance dramatist, an uncannily postmodern voice. The qualities that estranged Marston from previous critical eras are precisely those that are now instantly accessible and this volumes essays, by leading scholars in the early modern field, explore the full extent of Marstons ambiguity toward politics, gender and the very medium he wrote for and in.