Edited by Daniel Cadman, Andrew Duxfield, and Lisa Hopkins.
This special issue explores the influence of ancient Roman history and culture upon the literature and culture of early modern England.
Table of Contents
|Introduction: Rome and Home|
|Daniel Cadman, Andrew Duxfield|
|'Urging helpless patience': Domesticity, Stoicism, and Setting in The Comedy of Errors|
|Triangulating Rome: Du Bellay, Spenser, and the Fantasy of Perspective|
|Caesar in Elsinore and Elsewhere: Topicality and Roman History|
|Political Acts and Political Acting: Roman Gesture and Julius Caesar|
|Miranda Fay Thomas|
|‘Of Higher State | Than Monarch, King or World’s Great Potentate’: The Name of Caesar in Early Modern English Drama|
|The Changing Faces of Virtue: Plutarch, Machiavelli and Shakespeare's Coriolanus|
|Patrick Thomas Ashby|
|Shakespeare’s Citizens and the 99%: Accommodating the Occupy Movement in Productions of Coriolanus|
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