Michael D. Bristol's Carnival and Theater (Routledge Revivals): Plebian Culture PDF

By Michael D. Bristol

In this identify, first released in 1985, Michael Bristol attracts on numerous theoretical and significant traditions to review the character and objective of theatre as a social establishment: on Marxism, and its revisions within the paintings of Mikhail Bakhtin; at the theories of Emile Durkheim and their variations within the paintings of Victor Turner; and at the historical past of social existence and fabric tradition as practiced through the Annales college. This useful paintings is a crucial contribution to literary feedback, theatre experiences and social heritage and has specific significance for students attracted to the dramatic literature of Elizabethan England.

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