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Title Gender and power in shrew-taming narratives, 1500-1700 / edited by David Wootton and Graham Holderness

Publ Info Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire ; New York, N.Y. : Palgrave Macmillan, 2010
 RWU Main Library  PR658.W6 G46 2010    AVAILABLE
 URI  PR658.W6 G46 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript ix, 236 pages ; 23 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Shrews in pamphlets and plays / Anna Bayman and George Southcombe -- Shrews, marriage and murder / Sandra Clark -- Engendering shrews: Medieval to early modern / Holly A. Crocker -- 'He speaks very shrewishly': apprentice-training and The taming of the shrew / Richard Madelaine -- The shrew as editor/editing shrews / Leah S. Marcus -- Putting the silent woman back into the Shakespearean shrew / Margaret Maurer and Barry Gaines -- Unknown shrews: three transformations of the/a shrew / Helmer J. Helmers -- 'Ye sid ha taken my counsel sir': restoration satire and theatrical authority / Charles Conaway -- 'Darkenes was before light': hierarchy and duality in The taming of a shrew / Graham Holderness -- The gendered stomach in The taming of the shrew / Jan Purnis -- The tamer tamed, or none shall have prizes: 'Equality' in Shakespeare's England / David Wootton -- Afterword: 'Thus have I politicly ended my reign' / Ann Thompson
LC subject English drama -- Early modern and Elizabethan, 1500-1600 -- History and criticism
English drama -- 17th century -- History and criticism
Women in literature
Sex role in literature
Man-woman relationships in literature
Power (Social sciences) in literature
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Taming of the shrew
Add Author Holderness, Graham
Wootton, David, 1952-
ISBN 9780230240926