TITLE

Chapter 1: Introduction Shakespeare, cultural materialism and the new historicism

AUTHOR(S)
Dollimore, Jonathan
PUB. DATE
January 1994
SOURCE
Political Shakespeare: Essays in Cultural Materialism;1994, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Book Chapter
ABSTRACT
Chapter 1 of the book "Political Shakespeare: Essays in Cultural Materialism," second edition, is presented. It relates that the term "cultural materialism" was first used by Raymond Williams in Great Britain in the post-war period which can be characterized as cultural analysis. It highlights that cultural materialism is part of an important perspective called new historicism, which deals with the interaction between State power and cultural forms.
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45388785

 

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