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Shakespeare and Postcolonial Theory (Hardcover) (Natasha Distiller)
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Covering the very latest debates in contemporary postcolonial studies, this is the most up-to-date guide available to the impact of postcolonial approaches on our understanding of the politics of Shakespeare's plays. Taking contemporary case study examples of Shakespeare's performance and reception in South Africa, the book explores the real world implications of postcolonial theory in all its forms.Shakespeare and Postcolonialism covers such key topics as: • Race • Cosmopolitanism • Nation • Globalization • Gender • Hybridity
Shakespeare and Postcolonialism also features a glossary of key critical terms and guides to further reading and online resources, making this an essential resource for students and scholars of Shakespeare at all levels.