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community

Overview page. Subjects: Social Sciences — Arts and Humanities.

Many sociological and anthropological definitions exist, but most tend to privilege some combination of small-scale, relative boundedness, strong affective ties, traditionalism, and...

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communit·y / ~ies n

David Crystal.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Original Shakespearean Pronunciation

March 2016; p ublished online October 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 12 words.

m kǝˈmju:nɪˌtǝɪ / -z

sp communitie1 / communities1

English, Elizabethan

in The Oxford Companion to Shakespeare

January 2001; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 2136 words.

The language community into which Shakespeare was born was one in which the majority must have spoken the regional dialect

China

in The Oxford Companion to Shakespeare

January 2001; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 979 words.

is a relatively new member in the world Shakespeare community. Being one of a small select number of Western literary

English, Elizabethan

in The Oxford Companion to Shakespeare

January 2015; p ublished online October 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 2135 words.

The language community into which Shakespeare was born was one in which the majority must have spoken the regional dialect

China

in The Oxford Companion to Shakespeare

January 2015; p ublished online October 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 1270 words.

has been a member in the world Shakespeare community for over a century. Being one of a small, select number

Shakespeare Gallery

in The Oxford Companion to Shakespeare

January 2001; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 274 words.

A project to depict scenes from Shakespeare's plays, involving some of the foremost talents of 18th-century London's artistic community. The

Shakespeare Gallery

in The Oxford Companion to Shakespeare

January 2015; p ublished online October 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 275 words.

A project to depict scenes from Shakespeare’s plays, involving some of the foremost talents of 18th-century London’s artistic community. The

Shakespeare Gallery

Overview page. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism.

A project to depict scenes from Shakespeare's plays, involving some of the foremost talents of 18th-century London's artistic community. The project was administered, although not...

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Acknowledgment and Confession in Cymbeline

Sarah Beckwith.

in Shakespeare and the Grammar of Forgiveness

April 2011; p ublished online August 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 9487 words.

This chapter examines acknowledgment and confession in William Shakespeare's Cymbeline. More specifically, it considers Shakespeare's exploration of the grammar of remorse, acknowledgment,...

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Performing honour and the politics of popularity (in a popular state)

Peter Lake.

in How Shakespeare Put Politics on the Stage

January 2017; p ublished online May 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 6871 words.

This chapter focuses on performing honour. To be honourable one must be accepted as such by other men of honour. In nearly all the scenes and speeches analysed in the previous chapter,...

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The Idea of a Settled Language and the Instability of Gentlemanly Editing

Simon Jarvis.

in Scholars and Gentlemen

June 1995; p ublished online October 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 9045 words.

Lewis Theobald remarked, only half ironically, that Shakespeare's text was sufficiently corrupt for him to stand ‘in the Nature of a Classic Writer’, and hoped that what classical textual...

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Origins

Katherine West Scheil.

in She Hath Been Reading

April 2012; p ublished online August 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 13446 words.

This introductory chapter explores the transformative possibilities of reading Shakespeare for women, both collectively and individually, by combining work on women's clubs with recent work...

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Conclusion

Katherine West Scheil.

in She Hath Been Reading

April 2012; p ublished online August 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 2467 words.

This concluding chapter considers the implications drawn from the discussions in previous chapters—most notably that Shakespeare's appeal to ordinary readers (and particularly women)...

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Magnetic Island and Islander in the Tempest

Simon Palfrey.

in Late Shakespeare

January 2000; p ublished online October 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 11590 words.

This chapter examines William Shakespeare's romance The Tempest. It suggests that this play epitomizes the romance wilderness and its magic island symbolizes Shakespeare's radical...

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The Recovery of Voice in Shakespeare’s Pericles

Sarah Beckwith.

in Shakespeare and the Grammar of Forgiveness

April 2011; p ublished online August 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 7645 words.

This chapter explores the loss and recovery of voice in William Shakespeare's Pericles. It first considers King Lear as well as the recovery of grace and the resources of romance in Periclesnull...

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Shakespeare and the Grammar of Forgiveness

Sarah Beckwith.

April 2011; p ublished online August 2016 .

Book. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 248 pages.

William Shakespeare lived at a time when England was undergoing the revolution in ritual theory and practice we know as the English Reformation. With it came an unprecedented transformation...

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The Power of Love

Regina Mara Schwartz.

in Loving Justice, Living Shakespeare

November 2016; p ublished online January 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 9369 words.

Loving includes not only giving tangible goods to those in need, but also paying attention, understanding, communicating. Such love may appear helpless before the forces of greed and...

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Johnson's Authorities: The Professional Scholar and English Texts in Lexicography and Textual Criticism

Simon Jarvis.

in Scholars and Gentlemen

June 1995; p ublished online October 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 13147 words.

The fullest account of the social and political significance of Samuel Johnson's writings about language – that by John Barrell in his Equal, Wide, Survey – points to an apparent...

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The Actors

Simon Palfrey and Tiffany Stern.

in Shakespeare in Parts

September 2007; p ublished online October 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 7253 words.

Shakespeare's unique situation, writing solely for and working with the same actors for many years, gave him unrivalled opportunities for stretching both his actors and his writing. But...

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The Outpost

Katherine West Scheil.

in She Hath Been Reading

April 2012; p ublished online August 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 6038 words.

This chapter concentrates on several representative rural and isolated communities and their Shakespeare reading groups, exploring how reading Shakespeare played a key part in civic life...

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