Journals Higher Education



Published: 21 October 2019

304 Pages | 5 Illustrations

8.0 x 5.3 inches

ISBN: 9780198836353

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Turn-taking in Shakespeare

Oliver Morgan

Oxford Textual Perspectives

  • Explores how turn-taking functions in Shakespeare's plays, with a focus on when characters speak rather than what they say
  • The first volume ever published on turn-taking in literary dialogue
  • Provides an elegant new vocabulary for the description of dialogical form
  • Offers fresh readings of some of Shakespeare's most exhaustively studied plays