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175 pages
9 x 6 inches
Late Tudor and Stuart Drama: Gender, Performance, and Material Culture
Medieval Institute Publications
Hardback (July 2018)
ISBN-13 9781580443333
ISBN-10 1580443338
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PDF eBook (July 2018)
ISBN-13 9781580443340
ISBN-10 1580443346
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Literary Studies
Renaissance Studies
Elizabeth I, the Subversion of Flattery, and John Lyly's Court Plays and Entertainments
by Theodora A. Jankowski
Theodora Jankowski looks at both the light and the dark side of the Elizabeth character in each of John Lyly's court plays, while at the same time considering how that allegory works in terms of the various show more
   about the author

Theodora A. Jankowski is a retired professor of English. She is author of two books and many articles on early modern drama. 
   table of contents

1. Introduction: Elizabeth I, John Lyly, and the Monstrosity of Icons
2. Rulership and the Monarch's Two Bodies in Sapho and Phao, Campaspe, and Midas
3. Gender, Alpha Males, and All-Around Bullies in Love's Metamorphosis

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"As a whole, Jankowski's book offers an interesting analysis of Lyly's plays that engages with some of the newest criticism of Lyly. . . . Jankowski suggests that in Lyly's plays he does represent the positive show more
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