Subjects of Advice: Drama and Counsel from More to Shakespeare (Hardback)
About the Author
Ivan Lupić specializes in Shakespeare and Renaissance literature. He is particularly interested in interdisciplinary and transnational approaches informed by the study of primary sources and responding to the multilingual and multicultural nature of the Renaissance literary archive. His most recent book, concerned with counsel and subjectivity in early modern English drama, was published by the University of Pennsylvania Press in 2019 under the title Subjects of Advice: Drama and Counsel from More to Shakespeare. In 2020 he will be a Berenson fellow at Villa I Tatti, the Harvard University Center for Italian Renaissance Studies in Florence, as well as a Frances A. Yates fellow...
In Subjects of Advice, Ivan Lupić considers a variety of Renaissance dramatic texts, from the canonical plays of Marlowe and Shakespeare to the anonymous moral interludes and learned humanist drama, in an effort to uncover and define the formative dialogue between dramatic art and the culture of counsel in the early modern period.
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