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In This Harsh World, We Continue To Draw Breath: Queer Persistence In Shakespeare And Hamlet, Beck O. Adelante 2021 University of Washington Tacoma

In This Harsh World, We Continue To Draw Breath: Queer Persistence In Shakespeare And Hamlet, Beck O. Adelante

Access*: Interdisciplinary Journal of Student Research and Scholarship

Hamlet is one of Shakespeare’s most famous and most often (mis-)quoted works. The central and titular character has likewise been an endless source of academic and artistic inquiry and exploration since nearly the creation of the work itself. However, this paper argues that a crucial and enlightening piece of the puzzle has, until recently, been left unexplored for the most part, considered a frivolous or non-serious pursuit: Hamlet’s and Hamlet’s queerness. Using historical research and evidence, close readings of the text, and examples of recent productions that have taken this element seriously, this paper argues that ...


A Checklist And Index To Lembas Extra 1985 To 2019, Douglas A. Anderson 2021 Independent Scholar

A Checklist And Index To Lembas Extra 1985 To 2019, Douglas A. Anderson

Journal of Tolkien Research

A Checklist and Index to Lembas Extra 1985 to 2019


Index To Tolkien Studies Volume 1 (2004) Through Volume 18 (2021), Douglas A. Anderson 2021 Independent Scholar

Index To Tolkien Studies Volume 1 (2004) Through Volume 18 (2021), Douglas A. Anderson

Journal of Tolkien Research

Index to Tolkien Studies: An Annual Scholarly Review Volume 1 (2004) through Volume 18 (2021)


Index To The Journal Of Tolkien Research Volume 1 Through Volume 13 Issue 1, Douglas A. Anderson 2021 Independent Scholar

Index To The Journal Of Tolkien Research Volume 1 Through Volume 13 Issue 1, Douglas A. Anderson

Journal of Tolkien Research

Index to The Journal of Tolkien Research Volume 1 through Volume 13 issue 1


Where Are The Women?: An Ecofeminist Reading Of William Golding’S Lord Of The Flies, Hawk Chang 2021 Department of Literature and Cultural Studies, The Education University of Hong Kong

Where Are The Women?: An Ecofeminist Reading Of William Golding’S Lord Of The Flies, Hawk Chang

CLCWeb: Comparative Literature and Culture

The absence of female characters and their voices in William Golding’s Lord of the Flies (1954) has been previously examined. On the surface, this fiction focuses on the struggle and survival of a group of boys who are left alone on a Pacific island against the background of nuclear warfare. The only presence of women in the story seems to be the aunt via a boy’s narration. However, when approaching the fiction through the lens of ecofeminism, we can find a range of feminized entities which are metaphorically embodied in the natural surroundings of the secluded island. The ...


Meeting 4: Selected Poems, Sarah E. Berry 2021 University of Dallas

Meeting 4: Selected Poems, Sarah E. Berry

Fall 2021: Global Vistas of Lyric

Selected poems by W.B. Yeats, Seamus Heaney, Derek Mahon and Ailbhe Darcy compiled by Dr. Sarah Berry for participants in the Fall 2021 Global Vistas of Lyric seminar series.

Dr. Berry also distributed "Place and Displacement: Reflections on Some Recent Poetry from Northern Ireland" by Seamus Heaney, published in The Agni Review , 1985, No. 22 (1985), pp. 158-177 https://www.jstor.org/stable/23008240


The Nature Of Middle-Earth (2021) By J.R.R. Tolkien, Edited By Carl F. Hostetter, Douglas C. Kane 2021 Independent Scholar

The Nature Of Middle-Earth (2021) By J.R.R. Tolkien, Edited By Carl F. Hostetter, Douglas C. Kane

Journal of Tolkien Research

Book review, by Douglas C. Kane, of The Nature of Middle-earth (2021), by J.R.R. Tolkien, edited by Carl F. Hostetter


Resonances: An Examination Of Republication Through Four Case Studies, F S. Nakhaie 2021 The University of Western Ontario

Resonances: An Examination Of Republication Through Four Case Studies, F S. Nakhaie

Electronic Thesis and Dissertation Repository

Republication, with or without textual changes, keeps a work in circulation. This protects the work from destruction but also affects how we receive it, because publication is always a socializing act. Despite its consequences for works and their reception, republication has not yet been theorized in textual studies. My dissertation addresses this research gap by employing the term resonance to discuss the relationships—between versions, contexts, and ideas—that develop out of republication. I explore republication at its extremes with four case studies of works that underwent major changes in republication. The first chapter examines Oscar Wilde’s The Picture ...


The Iron Queen And The Paper Crown: Imperial Anxiety In The Minor Tetralogy, Gabriel A. Rieger 2021 Concord University

The Iron Queen And The Paper Crown: Imperial Anxiety In The Minor Tetralogy, Gabriel A. Rieger

Selected Papers of the Ohio Valley Shakespeare Conference

No abstract provided.


King Lear And The Unreality Of Countries, Conner Moore 2021 Miami University

King Lear And The Unreality Of Countries, Conner Moore

Selected Papers of the Ohio Valley Shakespeare Conference

No abstract provided.


"O Monstrous Fault, To Harbor Such A Thought!": Physiognomy, Deformity, And Ethics In Literary, Artistic And Screen Depictions Of Richard Iii, Dan Mills 2021 Chattahoochee Technical College

"O Monstrous Fault, To Harbor Such A Thought!": Physiognomy, Deformity, And Ethics In Literary, Artistic And Screen Depictions Of Richard Iii, Dan Mills

Selected Papers of the Ohio Valley Shakespeare Conference

No abstract provided.


Covenant Orthopraxy And Shakespeare's Idea Of The Nation, Mary Jo Kietzman 2021 University of Michigan - Flint

Covenant Orthopraxy And Shakespeare's Idea Of The Nation, Mary Jo Kietzman

Selected Papers of the Ohio Valley Shakespeare Conference

No abstract provided.


Front Matter, Emily Isaacson 2021 Heidelberg University

Front Matter, Emily Isaacson

Selected Papers of the Ohio Valley Shakespeare Conference

No abstract provided.


“Woman’S Legitimate Empire”: Fabricating Asianness In Gaskell’S North And South And Mary Elizabeth Braddon’S Lady Audley’S Secret, Hailey Lam 2021 The Graduate Center, City University of New York

“Woman’S Legitimate Empire”: Fabricating Asianness In Gaskell’S North And South And Mary Elizabeth Braddon’S Lady Audley’S Secret, Hailey Lam

Dissertations, Theses, and Capstone Projects

This thesis argues that the fabrication of Asianness in Victorian literature is indebted to the subtle, yet frequent gestures, habits, and interactions that occur in the literary works of Elizabeth Gaskell and Mary Elizabeth Braddon. By specifically focusing on Gaskell’s North and South (1855) and Braddon’s Lady Audley’s Secret (1862), I explore a methodological approach for literary studies that is capacious enough to reckon with the material histories and materiality of race that pervade the cultural imagination of an eighteenth and nineteenth century England. Queer of color criticism by scholars like Sara Ahmed and meditations on aesthetics ...


Catholic Adaptation, Irish Conversion: The Postcolonial Graham Greene In Neil Jordan’S The End Of The Affair, Jerod R. Hollyfield 2021 Carson-Newman University

Catholic Adaptation, Irish Conversion: The Postcolonial Graham Greene In Neil Jordan’S The End Of The Affair, Jerod R. Hollyfield

Graham Greene Studies

During his two-decade film career, Academy Award-winning writer/director Neil Jordan has transcended conventions and crossed national boundaries to create an oeuvre of critically acclaimed films in a variety of genres. However, despite his reputation as an internationally recognized author and filmmaker whose projects have received financing from both American and European production companies, Jordan has remained, first and foremost, an Irish artist, injecting his interpretations of the struggle for Irish identity into both his film and fiction work. In a body of films so concerned with formulating a coherent Irish identity, Jordan’s adaptation of Graham Greene’s 1951 ...


“What Have I Got In My Pocket?” – Tolkien And The Tradition Of The Rings Of Power, Thomas Honegger 2021 Department of English, Friedrich-Schiller-University Jena, Germany

“What Have I Got In My Pocket?” – Tolkien And The Tradition Of The Rings Of Power, Thomas Honegger

Journal of Tolkien Research

The question of where Tolkien found his inspiration for the One Ring has occupied fans and scholars alike for decades, and many rings real, fictional or legendary have been proposed. My paper takes a fresh look at the evidence and provides an overview of possible sources of inspiration from contemporary literature and archaeology. My research suggests that there was not one single source of inspiration but rather three rings that served as models, each of which contributed an important element to Tolkien’s concept of his One Ring. These models are: The Ring of Gyges, the Ring of Charlemagne, and ...


Guþcwen And Ides Ellenrof – The Old English Warrior Woman As Role Model For Female Characters In Tolkien’S Works, Flora Sophie Lemburg 2021 University of Göttingen, Göttingen

Guþcwen And Ides Ellenrof – The Old English Warrior Woman As Role Model For Female Characters In Tolkien’S Works, Flora Sophie Lemburg

Journal of Tolkien Research

This paper examines the connection between the motif of the Old English warrior woman and Tolkien’s female characters. It provides a critique of Leslie Donovan’s paper “The valkyrie reflex in J. R. R. Tolkien´s The Lord of the Rings: Galadriel, Shelob, Éowyn and Arwen” and contrasts previous research on Tolkien’s female characters focussed either on gender-studies or on a “Germanic” influence with a more direct and specific connection between Medieval English and his works. The motif of the Old English warrior woman is established by investigating the female characters Judith, Elene, and Juliana from the Old ...


“Precios Perle Wythouten Spotte”: Accepting The Unknowable In Pearl, Jana Ishee 2021 The University of Southern Mississippi

“Precios Perle Wythouten Spotte”: Accepting The Unknowable In Pearl, Jana Ishee

Master's Theses

The fourteenth-century Middle English poem Pearl, authored by the anonymous Pearl-poet, survives in a manuscript known as London, British Library, Cotton MS Nero A.x. This dream vision, narrated by a grieving father, tells the story of his journey to Paradise, where he encounters his infant daughter, now older, regal, and wise, proffering admonishments with the authority of God to her tearful father. meeting with her in Paradise. Drawing on Caroline Walker Bynum’s work on medieval European conceptions of death and resurrection, J. Stephen Russell’s work on the dream vision genre, and Karl Steel’s work on ...


Tolkienian Glôssology: Or A Study Of The Primitive Elvish Vocabulary Of Tolkien’S Qenya Lexicon And Gnomish Lexicon From The Late 1910’S, The Precursors Of Quenya And Sindarin (2020), By Mark T. Hooker, Andrew Higgins 2021 Valparaiso University

Tolkienian Glôssology: Or A Study Of The Primitive Elvish Vocabulary Of Tolkien’S Qenya Lexicon And Gnomish Lexicon From The Late 1910’S, The Precursors Of Quenya And Sindarin (2020), By Mark T. Hooker, Andrew Higgins

Journal of Tolkien Research

Book review, by Andrew Higgins, of Tolkienian Glôssology (2020) by Mark T. Hooker


The Green World Is Calling And She Must Go: Rhetoric Of Adventure And Betrayal In Shakespeare's Othello, Madeleine Dax Wilson 2021 Humboldt State University

The Green World Is Calling And She Must Go: Rhetoric Of Adventure And Betrayal In Shakespeare's Othello, Madeleine Dax Wilson

Toyon: Multilingual Literary Magazine

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