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Tyrant

Shakespeare on Politics

Stephen Greenblatt

World-renowned Shakespeare scholar Stephen Greenblatt explores the playwright's insight into bad [and often mad] rulers.As an aging, tenacious Elizabeth I clung to power, a talented playwright probed the social causes, the psychological roots, and the twisted consequences of tyranny. In exploring the psyche (and psychoses) of the likes of Richard I...
Publish Date
2018-05-08T00:00:00.000Z
2018-05-08T00:00:00.000Z
Goodreads rating
4.17
ISBN
9780393635751
Recommendations
1
Recommendations
2019-08-07T10:39:17.000Z
@PeterRNeumann @tombarfield It's a frigging amazing book that's been in a bunch of bestseller lists maybe she just has good taste in books guys      source