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Don Quixote and Shakespeare’s Collaborative Turn to Romance *

Valerie Wayne

in The Quest for Cardenio: Shakespeare, Fletcher, Cervantes, and the Lost Play

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199641819
eISBN:
9780191749025
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199641819.003.0011
Subject:
Literature, 16th-century and Renaissance Literature, Shakespeare Studies

Based upon evidence that English dramatists were aware of the popularity of Don Quixote as early as 1607 and had some access to it before Shelton’s translation was published in 1612, this chapter ... More


A Look into Cervantes's Masterpiece

Manuel Duran and Fay R. Rogg

in Fighting Windmills: Encounters with Don Quixote

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300110227
eISBN:
9780300134964
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300110227.003.0005
Subject:
Literature, 17th-century and Restoration Literature

This chapter presents a reading of Don Quixote. Topics covered include the novel as a travel chronicle; the women in the lives of Don Quixote and Sancho Panza; the magic in Don Quixote's world; the ... More


Genre and Countergenre: Age of Iron, Pamela, and Don Quixote

Patrick Hayes

in J.M. Coetzee and the Novel: Writing and Politics after Beckett

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2010
ISBN:
9780199587957
eISBN:
9780191723292
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199587957.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, World Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature

This chapter argues that the sheer inventiveness of Coetzee's exploration of the relationship between an ‘ethics of alterity’ and the situation of South African politics has been misunderstood due to ... More


Some Versions of Hybridity: cacao and Potosí

Diana de Armas Wilson

in Cervantes, the Novel, and the New World

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198160052
eISBN:
9780191673764
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198160052.003.0005
Subject:
Literature, European Literature

This chapter speculates on why the novel rises with special vigour in locations of culture that tolerate, and sometimes even flaunt hybridity. After a glance at the recent post-colonial debates on ... More


Introduction: Novel Genres, Novel Worlds

Diana de Armas Wilson

in Cervantes, the Novel, and the New World

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198160052
eISBN:
9780191673764
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198160052.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, European Literature

Cervantes's novels came into being in the age of, and under the sign of, imperial Spain. This book discusses how the cross-cultural contacts that Colombus inaugurated in the Indies – exploration, ... More


La Mancha to the Indies: The Romance and Materiality of the Empire in Don Quixote

Ning Ma

in The Age of Silver: The Rise of the Novel East and West

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780190606565
eISBN:
9780190606589
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190606565.003.0004
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

This chapter discusses Miguel de Cervantes’s Don Quixote in light of imperial Spain’s position in the Age of Silver. It first relates the picaresque novel Lazarillo de Tormes’s pioneering realism to ... More


Existentialisms in the Hispanic and Latin American Worlds: El Quixote and Its Existential Children

Eduardo Mendieta

in Situating Existentialism: Key Texts in Context

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231147750
eISBN:
9780231519670
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231147750.003.0006
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

This chapter examines existentialisms in the Hispanic and Latin American worlds, with particular emphasis on Miguel de Cervantes’s novel Don Quixote (El ingenioso Hidalgo Don Quixote de la Mancha, or ... More


Cultural Mobility and Transitioning Authority: Greenblatt’s Cardenio Project

Carla Della Gatta

in The Quest for Cardenio: Shakespeare, Fletcher, Cervantes, and the Lost Play

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199641819
eISBN:
9780191749025
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199641819.003.0019
Subject:
Literature, 16th-century and Renaissance Literature, Shakespeare Studies

This chapter examines the destabilization of Shakespeare’s influence in a cultural mobility project conducted in the USA, Spain, and elsewhere. Stephen Greenblatt and Charles Mee wrote a play ... More


Sightings of Cervantes and His Knight in the Twentieth Century

Manuel Duran and Fay R. Rogg

in Fighting Windmills: Encounters with Don Quixote

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300110227
eISBN:
9780300134964
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300110227.003.0009
Subject:
Literature, 17th-century and Restoration Literature

This chapter examines the influence of Don Quixote on twentieth-century authors. It considers the works of Miguel de Unamuno, F. Scott Fitzgerald, Graham Greene, Frank Kafka, and Jorge Luis Borges. ... More


Fighting Windmills: Encounters with Don Quixote

Manuel Duran and Fay Rogg

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300110227
eISBN:
9780300134964
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300110227.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 17th-century and Restoration Literature

Cervantes' Don Quixote is the most widely read masterpiece in world literature, as appealing to readers today as four hundred years ago. This book offers an excursion into Cervantes' novel and traces ... More


Lem, Cervantes, and Metafiction: Peace on Earth and Fiasco

Kenneth Krabbenhoft

in Lemography: Stanislaw Lem in the Eyes of the World

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9781781381205
eISBN:
9781781382141
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781781381205.003.0008
Subject:
Literature, European Literature

This chapter studies the conundrum presented by Stanislaw Lem’s last two novels, Peace on Earth and Fiasco, which bristle with self-referential and self-reflexive allusions to Lem's previous works. ... More


Constructing Don Quixote

Manuel Duran and Fay R. Rogg

in Fighting Windmills: Encounters with Don Quixote

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300110227
eISBN:
9780300134964
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300110227.003.0004
Subject:
Literature, 17th-century and Restoration Literature

This chapter examines how Cervantes' Don Quixote offered new approaches to the art of storytelling and the craft of narrative prose. The discussions include how the novel became a self-referential ... More


Cervantine Sallies Eighteenth-Century France and England

Manuel Duran and Fay R. Rogg

in Fighting Windmills: Encounters with Don Quixote

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300110227
eISBN:
9780300134964
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300110227.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, 17th-century and Restoration Literature

This chapter discusses the influence of Don Quixote on the work of eighteenth-century writers. It considers Voltaire's Candide, Daniel Defoe's Robinson Crusoe and Moll Flanders, as well as the works ... More


An Abbreviated Look at Cervantes in Nineteenth-Century France, Russia, and Spain

Manuel Duran and Fay R. Rogg

in Fighting Windmills: Encounters with Don Quixote

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300110227
eISBN:
9780300134964
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300110227.003.0007
Subject:
Literature, 17th-century and Restoration Literature

This chapter examines the influence of Don Quixote on nineteenth-century authors in France, Russia, and Spain. It shows the literary debt that these authors owe to Cervantes by looking at how they ... More


Quixotic Confusions and Hume's Imagination

Marina Frasca-Spada

in Impressions of Hume

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
September 2010
ISBN:
9780199256525
eISBN:
9780191719707
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199256525.003.0009
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

Now classified as mid-way between epistemology and metaphysics, that part of 18th-century ‘science of human nature’ concerned with the investigation of human perceptions and passions was in fact ... More


Conclusion: Transila and La Malinche: Women in Translation

Diana de Armas Wilson

in Cervantes, the Novel, and the New World

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198160052
eISBN:
9780191673764
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198160052.003.0010
Subject:
Literature, European Literature

This chapter reflects on ‘women in translation’, both linguistic and libidinal. It sketches some correspondences between the fictional Transila, the ‘kidnapped translator’ in the Persiles, and the ... More


Cervantes, the Novel, and the New World

Diana de Armas Wilson

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198160052
eISBN:
9780191673764
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198160052.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, European Literature

Two sets of related issues prompt this study: the birth of the New World in European consciousness and the rise of the Cervantine novel in Spain. The conquest, exploration, and colonization of the ... More


Don Quixote and the New World: Two American Perspectives

Manuel Duran and Fay R. Rogg

in Fighting Windmills: Encounters with Don Quixote

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300110227
eISBN:
9780300134964
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300110227.003.0008
Subject:
Literature, 17th-century and Restoration Literature

This chapter begins with a discussion of Herman Melville's fascination with Cervantes' work. It then examines how the picaresque worldview that persisted in European literature resonates in the works ... More


Consequences of Don Quixote: The Bearable Lightness of Cervantes’ Influence

Anthony J. Cascardi

in A History of the Spanish Novel

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
June 2015
ISBN:
9780199641925
eISBN:
9780191800443
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199641925.003.0005
Subject:
Literature, European Literature, Prose (inc. letters, diaries)

This chapter considers the innovatory nature of Don Quixote and the extent to which it determined the course of the novel. Don Quixote encompasses so much because of the unusually sly and deft ways ... More


Don Quixote’s Response to Fiction in Maese Pedro’s Puppet Show: Madman or Transported Reader?

Domingo Ródenas de Moya and José Valenzuela

in Cognitive Approaches to Early Modern Spanish Literature

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780190256555
eISBN:
9780190256579
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190256555.003.0009
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

Readers experience fictional worlds as active participants and Quixote-like rather than passive spectators. Informed by cognitive psychological research, this essay draws an analogy between the ... More


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