Work of the Fellows: Monographs

Radical Tragedy: Religion, Ideology, and Power in the Drama of Shakespeare and His Contemporaries

Dollimore, Jonathan (Fellow, 1988-89)

New York: Harvester Wheatsheaf, 1989

From the publisher's description:

When it was first published, Radical Tragedy was hailed as a groundbreaking reassessment of the drama of Shakespeare and his contemporaries. An engaged reading of the past with compelling contemporary significance, Radical Tragedy remains a landmark study of Renaissance drama.


Subjects: Literature; Literary Criticism; Theater; Tragedy; Religion; Ideology; Renaissance Period; Drama;