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The Theater as Persecution

Ellen Mackay

in Persecution, Plague, and Fire: Fugitive Histories of the Stage in Early Modern England

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226500195
eISBN:
9780226500218
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226500218.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, 16th-century and Renaissance Literature

Against the long tradition of a theater that promises nothing as its best effect, the theater of early modern England subscribes its audience to a very different bargain. Its accidental archive ... More


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