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The Resistance to Power in 1 Henry IV: Subjectivity in the World

Hugh Grady

in Shakespeare, Machiavelli, and Montaigne: Power and Subjectivity from Richard II to Hamlet

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199257607
eISBN:
9780191717796
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199257607.003.0005
Subject:
Literature, Shakespeare Studies

This chapter is organized into four parts. Part 1 shows that, particularly in their treatment of the themes of power and subjectivity, 1 Henry IV and 2 Henry IV pursue such different thematic ... More


The Reified Worlds of 2 Henry IV and Henry V

Hugh Grady

in Shakespeare, Machiavelli, and Montaigne: Power and Subjectivity from Richard II to Hamlet

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199257607
eISBN:
9780191717796
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199257607.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, Shakespeare Studies

This chapter is divided into two parts. Part 1 focuses on how success spoils Hal and Falstaff. It shows that shows that in 2 Henry IV, subjectivity becomes reified and hence subordinated to power, ... More


The Future: A Conclusion

Keith Garebian

in The Making of Cabaret

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199732494
eISBN:
9780199894482
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199732494.003.0010
Subject:
Music, Popular

The conclusion speculates on the possibilities for future reinterpretations of Cabaret following Harold Prince's groundbreaking first production that represented a new musical form because it began ... More


“A sad and listless affair”: The Unsung Film Adaptation of Sondheim’s A Little Night Music

Geoffrey Block

in Sondheim in Our Time and His

Published in print:
2022
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9780197603192
eISBN:
9780197603239
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197603192.003.0011
Subject:
Music, History, Western

This chapter counters received critical opinion and Sondheim’s own negative views by coming to the defense of the 1978 film adaptation of A Little Night Music, a musical that was itself based on a ... More


Sweeney’s Identity Crisis and the Dynamic Potential of Generic Hybridity

Kim H. Kowalke

in Sondheim in Our Time and His

Published in print:
2022
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9780197603192
eISBN:
9780197603239
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197603192.003.0010
Subject:
Music, History, Western

This chapter is devoted to the astonishing career of Sweeney Todd. Although many of Sondheim’s other works are also generic hybrids, none comes close to the multiplicity and ambiguity inherent in ... More


The Prodigal Son and Shakespeare

Alison M. Jack

in The Prodigal Son in English and American Literature: Five Hundred Years of Literary Homecomings

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
December 2018
ISBN:
9780198817291
eISBN:
9780191858819
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198817291.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, Biblical Studies

In this chapter the ubiquity of references to the Prodigal Son in Shakespeare’s work is explored, leading to a discussion of Shakespeare’s use of the Bible in general and of the Geneva Bible in ... More


Sexual Identity in Company, 1969–2019

Andrew Buchman

in Sondheim in Our Time and His

Published in print:
2022
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9780197603192
eISBN:
9780197603239
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197603192.003.0008
Subject:
Music, History, Western

Drawing on manuscript study, the chapter documents in detail Sondheim’s role in shaping the multiple versions of the script of Company, focusing particularly on issues of sexuality in the ... More


Politics, Representation, and Collaboration in Pacific Overtures (1976)

Ashley M. Pribyl

in Sondheim in Our Time and His

Published in print:
2022
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9780197603192
eISBN:
9780197603239
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197603192.003.0007
Subject:
Music, History, Western

The chapter discusses the one Sondheim musical that emphatically sought to represent nonwhite characters in an exotic setting and to feature performers of color: Pacific Overtures (1976). It traces ... More


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