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Shelley and the Lion in the Path

Jonathan Bate

in Shakespeare and the English Romantic Imagination

Published in print:
1989
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198129943
eISBN:
9780191671883
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198129943.003.0010
Subject:
Literature, Shakespeare Studies, 19th-century Literature and Romanticism

In one of his works, E. J. Trelawny illustrates how Mary Shelley, while transcribing one of Byron's plays, was able to express how Byron had not been able to appropriately exude drama as his approach ... More


Romantic Poet Legislators: An End of Torture

Julie A. Carlson

in Speaking about Torture

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780823242245
eISBN:
9780823242283
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823242245.003.0015
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

This chapter considers the resurgence of debates regarding the legitimacy of torture in the context of British Romantic-era affirmations of the centrality of imagination and the arts to social policy ... More


Signalling through the Flames

Helen Slaney

in The Senecan Aesthetic: A Performance History

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780198736769
eISBN:
9780191800412
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198736769.003.0008
Subject:
Classical Studies, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval

Shelley’s 1819 tragedy The Cenci displays a number of Senecan affiliations on the verbal, dramaturgical, and thematic levels. Most obviously, Shelley uses the senecan technique of applying densely ... More


The Emptying of Gesture: Neurology and the British Romantic Stage

Matthew Wilson Smith

in The Nervous Stage: Nineteenth-century Neuroscience and the Birth of Modern Theatre

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
November 2017
ISBN:
9780190644086
eISBN:
9780190644116
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190644086.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, Drama, European Literature

How can one read another’s true thoughts and feelings? Many philosophical texts and acting manuals reached the same answer to this age-old question: we can read another’s hidden mental states through ... More


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