1 The Development of Criticism of Shakespeare's Comedies.
Marriage as Comic Closure.
False Immortality in Measure for Measure.
Here Follows Prose.
Transfer of Title in Love's Labour's Lost.
4 Gender and Sexuality.
The Homoerotics of Shakespearian.
5 History and Politics.
Guess Who's Coming to Dinner?.
Kate: Interpreting the Silence.
As You Like It.
[and talking about all three books together:]
"Altogether, either as the source of critical thinking or as reference guides and bibliographies, these volumes will prove convenient and interesting as auhtoritatively conducted tours of their domains." THES
- Guides students through four centuries of critical writing on Shakespeare’s comedies.
- Covers both significant early views and recent critical interventions.
- Substantial editorial material links the articles and places them in context.
- Annotated suggestions for further reading allow students to investigate further.