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The Resource Distracted subjects : madness and gender in Shakespeare and early modern culture, Carol Thomas Neely

Distracted subjects : madness and gender in Shakespeare and early modern culture, Carol Thomas Neely

Label
Distracted subjects : madness and gender in Shakespeare and early modern culture
Title
Distracted subjects
Title remainder
madness and gender in Shakespeare and early modern culture
Statement of responsibility
Carol Thomas Neely
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1939-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Neely, Carol Thomas
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PR2992.M3
LC item number
N44 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Mental illness
  • Mental illness
  • Literature and mental illness
  • Psychoanalysis and literature
  • Mental illness in literature
  • Mentally ill in literature
  • Sex role in literature
Label
Distracted subjects : madness and gender in Shakespeare and early modern culture, Carol Thomas Neely
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 219-235) and index
Contents
Initiating madness onstage: Gammer Gurton's Needle and The Spanish Tragedy -- Reading the language of distraction: Hamlet, Macbeth, King Lear -- Diagnosing women's melancholy: case histories and the Jailer's Daughter's Cure in The Two Noble Kinsmen -- Destablizing lovesickness, gender, and sexuality: Twelfth Night and As You Like It -- Confining madmen and transgressing boundaries: The Comedy of Errors, The Merry Wives of Windsor, and Twelfth Night -- Rethinking confinement in Early Modern England: The place of bedlam in history and drama
Control code
53469609
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 244 p.
Isbn
9780801489242
Isbn Type
(pbk. : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2003024991
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Distracted subjects : madness and gender in Shakespeare and early modern culture, Carol Thomas Neely
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 219-235) and index
Contents
Initiating madness onstage: Gammer Gurton's Needle and The Spanish Tragedy -- Reading the language of distraction: Hamlet, Macbeth, King Lear -- Diagnosing women's melancholy: case histories and the Jailer's Daughter's Cure in The Two Noble Kinsmen -- Destablizing lovesickness, gender, and sexuality: Twelfth Night and As You Like It -- Confining madmen and transgressing boundaries: The Comedy of Errors, The Merry Wives of Windsor, and Twelfth Night -- Rethinking confinement in Early Modern England: The place of bedlam in history and drama
Control code
53469609
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 244 p.
Isbn
9780801489242
Isbn Type
(pbk. : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2003024991
Other physical details
ill.

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