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Published: 21 August 2019

304 Pages | 5 Illustrations


ISBN: 9780198836360

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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