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English Language Notes (2006) 44 (1): 247–252.
Published: 01 March 2006
...Mark Pizzato Copyright © 2006 Regents of the University of Colorado 2006 A P o sT II Pa s s io n P lay M a r k P iz z a t o G ibson's film extends a long tradition of Euro-American passion plays and mar­ tyr dramas, related also to the ritual sacrifice of "god-actors" in other cul­ tures. Yet...
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English Language Notes (2003) 40 (4): 1–10.
Published: 01 June 2003
...Warren Edminster Copyright © 2003 Regents of the University of Colorado 2003 English Language Notes Volume XXXX N um ber 4 June 2003 PUNNING AND POLITICAL PARODY IN THE SECOND SHEPHERDS PLAY The Second Shepherds Play in the Towneley Cycle is well-known for its parody of the Nativity.1...
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English Language Notes (2000) 38 (1): 87–93.
Published: 01 September 2000
... . Oxford : Clarendon Press , 1997 . Pp. ix + 198. $49.95 . 9-0-19-818375-5. Revising Wilde: Society and Subversion in the Plays of Oscar Wilde . By Sos Eltis . Oxford : Clarendon Press , 1996 . Pp. viii + 220. $60 . 0-19-812183-0. Oscar Wilde and the Poetics of Ambiguity...
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English Language Notes (2002) 39 (4): 94–95.
Published: 01 June 2002
...Richard Knowles The Queen's Men and Their Plays . By Scott McMillin and Sally-Beth MacLean . Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 1998 . Pp. xvii + 253. hc. $59.95 . 0-521-59427-8. Copyright © 2002 Regents of the University of Colorado 2002 94 English Language Notes...
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English Language Notes (2009) 47 (1): 125–134.
Published: 01 March 2009
... the reconstruction and playing out, in the classroom, of important m om ents of controversy in world history.2 The games are substantial in content and can become quite elaborate in design.They require each participant to take the role of an histor­ ical figure, not all of w hom actually existed; several counter...
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English Language Notes (2003) 41 (1): 83–85.
Published: 01 September 2003
...Joan Lord Hall Shakespeare's Serial History Plays . By Nicholas Grene . Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 2002 . Pp. 278. hc. $60.00 . 0-521-77341-5. Copyright © 2003 Regents of the University of Colorado 2003 September 2003 83 BOOK REVIEWS Shakespeare s Serial History...
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English Language Notes (2003) 41 (2): 18–32.
Published: 01 December 2003
... erature, Folklore and Bibliography, Honoring Archer Taylor on his Seventieth Birth­ day, eds. Wayland D. Hand and Gustave O. Arlt (Locust Valley, New York: J. J. Augustin, 1960) 184. 20 Malone 194. 21 Burlin 42. 22 Burlin 42. LATIN PEDAGOGICAL PLAYS AND THE RAPE SCENE IN THE TWO GENTLEMEN OF VERONA...
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English Language Notes (2023) 61 (1): 22–29.
Published: 01 April 2023
...Andrew L. Gilbert Abstract This essay analyzes the 2007 board game Pandemic in light of the COVID-19 global pandemic. The essay explores the connections between the reality of Pandemic and the play of COVID-19. To do this, it uses Ian Bogost’s interpretation of systems (both real and imagined...
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English Language Notes (2018) 56 (2): 143–145.
Published: 01 October 2018
...Joshua Javier Guzmán Abstract This brief meditation on Latino the word underscores a politics of loss at play in the emergence of the new term Latinx . The term Latinx reveals how a performance of negation, identified in the very telling word no in Lati no /Chica no , takes seriously the ex-factor...
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English Language Notes (2018) 56 (2): 90–103.
Published: 01 October 2018
...Kelley Kreitz Abstract This essay analyzes the Havana-based literary weekly La Habana Elegante to consider the hemispheric dimensions of late nineteenth-century media change and the role that writers of Latin American descent played in it. As new electric media and improved print technology powered...
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English Language Notes (2022) 60 (2): 21–36.
Published: 01 October 2022
..., presenting what Jessica Burstein describes as “cold modernism.” But these same publications also played on an imperialist sense of superiority, trafficking in racial slurs and cultural bigotry, a preponderant phenomenon described by Anne McClintock in her book Imperial Leather . Ultimately...
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English Language Notes (2024) 62 (1): 13–29.
Published: 01 April 2024
... of white supremacist narratives. What is often glossed over in these conversations, however, is how Black music plays an explicitly ecological role. This article thinks about how Black sound is instrumental in refiguring what Brent Hayes Edwards calls the “historical transcript,” while also gesturing...
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English Language Notes (2005) 43 (2): 180–192.
Published: 01 December 2005
... in the 1988 play Hapgood) as a reference to The Importance of Being Earnest, Stoppard was quick with a denial No, not at all. Goodness knows what I was thinking of. Interest­ ingly, however, he went on reinforce Gussow s underlying assump­ tion that his names had to be significant, reflecting that Naming...
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English Language Notes (2007) 45 (1): 103–110.
Published: 01 March 2007
...Shannon Rose Riley Copyright © 2007 Regents of the University of Colorado 2007 Racing the A r c h iv e : W ill the R eal W illia m D u b o is Please Stand U p? S h a n n o n Ro se R iley T he 1938 FederalTheatre Project play Haiti has been repeatedly m isattributed to the famous black scholar...
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English Language Notes (2005) 43 (1): 1–12.
Published: 01 September 2005
... this belief: in plays such as Middleton and Dekker s A Chaste Maid in Cheapside and Ben Jonson s The Alchemist, the stage itself became a medium for satirizing Puritans. O ther plays, such as Hamlet and Massinger s The Roman Actor, give more considered responses to those arguments, using inset plays, or plays...
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English Language Notes (2005) 42 (4): 80–82.
Published: 01 June 2005
... Dramatist. Lukas Erne. Cambridge: Cam­ bridge University Press, 2003. Pp. xii+ 28V. he $65.00. 0-52182255-6. In this closely argued, exhaustively docum ented study, Lukas Erne undertakes to disprove three articles of the contemporary Shakespearean editor s creed: 1) that Shakespeare wrote his plays solely...
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English Language Notes (2006) 44 (1): 95–102.
Published: 01 March 2006
.... W ithin the same footnote mentioned above, Watson acknowledges the wide range of material that theoretically falls into this new category of vernacular theology. Most broadly it refers to "any kind of w riting, sermon, or play that communicates theological inform ation to an audience" (823). In his...
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English Language Notes (2003) 41 (1): 7–18.
Published: 01 September 2003
... OF KYD S THE SPANISH TRAGEDYIN SATIROMASTIX Thomas Kyd s The Spanish Tragedy, which was one of the most popular Elizabethan plays, initiated and stongly influenced the revenge tragedy genre. It also became, as Boas, Freeman, and Dudrap have demonstrated, the most cited, parodied, and imi­ tated play...
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English Language Notes (2001) 38 (4): 19–33.
Published: 01 June 2001
... rior, reproductive space. Given this playful linguistic opening up at the play s end, one is tickled to realize that the play s title carries a pun that performs the same trick, encoding the lan­ guage of a swelling womb within the language of closing the play: all s swell that ends swell.2* Knox...
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English Language Notes (2005) 43 (2): 197–200.
Published: 01 December 2005
...) that Shakespeare wrote his plays solely as scripts to be realized by others as much as himself in performance; 2) that he had no interest in their perpetuation through the medium of print; and (3) that for commercial rea­ sons, his and the other acting companies objected to the publica­ tion of the plays...