9780192834195

As You Like It

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  • ISBN13:

    9780192834195

  • ISBN10:

    0192834193

  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 1998-06-11
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press
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Summary

With its explorations of sexual ambivalence, As You Like It speaks directly to the twenty-first century. Juliet Dusinberre demonstrates that Rosalindas authority in the play grows from new ideas about women and reveals that Shakespeareas heroine reinvents herself for every age. But the play is also deeply rooted in Elizabethan culture and through it Shakespeare addresses some of the hotly debated issues of the period. "This will be the definitive edition of As You Like It for many years to come" - Phyllis Rackin, University of Pennsylvania

Author Biography


Alan Brissenden is Reader in English, University of Adelaide, Australia.

Table of Contents

List of Illustrations
ix
Introduction
The Play's Date
1(4)
The Source
5(8)
Love
13(5)
Metamorphosis
18(5)
Doubleness
23(15)
Names and Places
38(5)
Pastoral
43(7)
The Play in Performance
50(31)
'Your very, very Rosalind'
81(3)
The Text
84(3)
Editorial Procedures 87(142)
Abbreviations and References
88(5)
As You Like It
93(136)
Appendix A Wit 229(3)
Appendix B The Songs 232(7)
Index 239

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