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Published: 21 November 2017

224 Pages | 5 halftones

8.5 x 5.3 inches

ISBN: 9780198806813

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Dramatic Geography

Romance, Intertheatricality, and Cultural Encounter in Early Modern Mediterranean Drama

Laurence Publicover

Early Modern Literary Geographies

  • Explores how a sense of geographical location was created in early modern theatres
  • Examines well-known texts alongside relatively neglected works
  • The Introduction offers a critical overview of how early modern drama shapes space and location
  • Illustrates the relationship between romance and geography
  • Sheds new light on debates over the relationship between the medieval and early modern periods, in particular on how medieval romance appears on the early modern stage