Anne Barton, 18 August 1983
Show More Homosexuality in Renaissance England by Alan Bray.
Gay Men’s Press, 149 pp., £7.95, September 1982, 0 907040 16 0Show More
Comic Women, Tragic Men: A Study of Gender and Genre in Shakespeare by Linda Bamber.
Stanford, 211 pp., $18.50, June 1982, 0 8047 1126 7Show More
Still Harping on Daughters: Women and Drama in the Age of Shakespeare by Lisa Jardine.
Harvester, 202 pp., £18.95, June 1983, 0 7108 0436 9Show More
“... history, and the prejudices of the past. Certainly they ought no longer to be performed. Although Linda Bamber is also unconvinced by the idea that Shakespeare should be considered a feminist writer, her approach in Comic Women, Tragic Men is far more reasonable than Jardine’s, and also genuinely responsive to the plays. Shakespeare, she ...”