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Sh@kespeare in the Media

From the Globe Theatre to the World Wide Web

by Stefani Brusberg-Kiermeier (Volume editor) Jörg Helbig (Volume editor)
Edited Collection 212 Pages
Series: Britannia, Volume 9

Summary

This collection of critical essays and interviews gives an overview of the various kinds of medial manifestations which Shakespeare’s work has been transferred into over the centuries: into a theatrical performance, a printed text, a painting, an opera, an audio book, a film, a radio or television drama, a website. On the whole this overview also provides a history of the general development of Shakespearean media. Practitioners as well as scholars focus on the strengths and weaknesses, the possibilities and limitations of each medium with regard to the representation of Shakespeare’s work.

Details

Pages
212
ISBN (PDF)
9783653009224
ISBN (Softcover)
9783631569603
Language
English
Publication date
2004 (May)
Published
Frankfurt am Main, Berlin, Bern, Bruxelles, New York, Oxford, Wien, 2010. 209 pp., num. ill. and tables

Biographical notes

Stefani Brusberg-Kiermeier (Volume editor) Jörg Helbig (Volume editor)

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