Shakespeare's Festive Tragedy: The Ritual Foundations of Genre

1st Edition

Naomi Conn Liebler

Published November 30, 1995
Reference - 278 Pages
ISBN 9780415131834 - CAT# RU14117

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Shakespeare's Festive Tragedy is a unique look at the social and religious foundations of the tragic genre. Naomi Liebler asks whether it is possible to regard tragic heroes such as Coriolanus and King Lear as `sacrifical victims of the prevailing social order'.
A fascinating examination of Shakespearean tragedy, this extraordinary book will provoke excitment and controversy alike.


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