Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 October 2016

296 Pages

6.14 x 9.21 inches

ISBN: 9780748697342

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Shakespeare's Fugitive Politics

Thomas P. Anderson

Published by Edinburgh University Press

Edinburgh Critical Studies in Shakespeare and Philosophy

  • Promotes a new understanding of 'fugitive democracy'
  • Establishes the presence of a form of alternative politics in early modern drama, articulated through the contours of theories of sovereignty
  • Explores how the parameters of contemporary radical politics take shape in major Shakespeare plays, including Coriolanus, King John, Henry V, Titus Andronicus, The Winter's Tale and Julius Caesar