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Performance and religion in early modern England : stage, cathedral, wagon, street / Matthew J. Smith.

Author/Creator:
Smith, Matthew J., 1983- author.
Publication:
Notre Dame, Indiana : University of Notre Dame Press, [2019]
Series:
Reformations.
ReFormations: medieval and early modern
Format/Description:
Book
xiii, 388 pages ; 24 cm.
Subjects:
English drama -- Early modern and Elizabethan, 1500-1600 -- History and criticism.
Christian drama, English -- England -- History and criticism.
Mysteries and miracle-plays, English -- History and criticism.
Liturgy and drama.
Rites and ceremonies in literature.
Religion in literature.
Theater -- England -- History -- 16th century.
Christian drama, English.
English drama -- Early modern and Elizabethan.
Liturgy and drama.
Mysteries and miracle-plays, English.
Religion in literature.
Rites and ceremonies in literature.
Theater.
England.
Frühneuenglisch.
Geistliches Drama.
Religion.
Form/Genre:
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
History.
Contents:
Early modern theatricality across the Reformation
The real presence/absence of God in the Chester Cycle plays
Henry V and the ceremonies of theater
God's idioms: sermon belief in Donne's London
Performing religion in early modern ballads
The devils among us: intertheatricality in Doctor Faustus and its afterlives
Postlude: ending with a jig.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Other format:
Online version: Smith, Matthew J., 1983- author. Performance and religion in early modern England
ISBN:
9780268104658
0268104654
9780268104665
0268104662
OCLC:
1031909131
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