The Resource The improbability of Othello : rhetorical anthropology and Shakespearean selfhood, Joel B. Altman

The improbability of Othello : rhetorical anthropology and Shakespearean selfhood, Joel B. Altman

Label
The improbability of Othello : rhetorical anthropology and Shakespearean selfhood
Title
The improbability of Othello
Title remainder
rhetorical anthropology and Shakespearean selfhood
Statement of responsibility
Joel B. Altman
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
ICU/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Altman, Joel B
Index
index present
LC call number
PR2829
LC item number
.A845 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Probability in literature
  • Self in literature
  • Rhetoric, Renaissance
  • The Tragedy of Othello, the Moor of Venice (Shakespeare)
  • Probabiliteit
  • Zelf
  • Antropologische aspecten
  • persuasion
  • personnage
  • Jaget i litteraturen
  • Sannolikhet i litteraturen
  • Probability in literature
  • Rhetoric, Renaissance
  • Self in literature
Label
The improbability of Othello : rhetorical anthropology and Shakespearean selfhood, Joel B. Altman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue. 'As if for surety': the problematics of shakespearean probability -- Toward a rhetorical genealogy of Othello -- 'My parts, my title, and my perfect soul': ingenuity, apodeixis, and the origins of rhetorical anthropology -- 'Against my estimation': ciceronian decorum, stoic constancy, and the production of ethos -- The logic of Renaissance rhetoric -- 'Apt and true': speech, world, and thought in Shakespeare's humanist dialectic -- 'Yonder's foul murders done': place, predicament, and grammatical space on Cyprus -- Willful words, Christian anxieties, and shakespearean dramaturgy -- 'Tis in ourselves that we are thus, or thus': will, habit, and the discourse of res -- 'Preposterous conclusions': eros, enargeia, and composition in Othello -- 'Prophetic fury': the language of theatrical potentiality and the economy of shakespearean reception -- Tropings of the self in Shakespeare's scripts -- 'I am not what I am': Shakespeare's scripted subject -- 'Nobody. I myself': discovering what passes show -- Performing the improbable other on Shakespeare's stage -- 'Were I the Moor, I would not be Iago': ligatures of self and stranger -- 'It is not words that shakes me thus': Burbage, as if Othello -- Epilogue. 'Make not impossible/that which but seems unlike': the twilight of probability and the dawn of shakespearean romance
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
450 pages
Isbn
9780226016108
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009021507
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40017623273
System control number
  • (OCoLC)317923035
  • (OCoLC)ocn317923035
Label
The improbability of Othello : rhetorical anthropology and Shakespearean selfhood, Joel B. Altman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue. 'As if for surety': the problematics of shakespearean probability -- Toward a rhetorical genealogy of Othello -- 'My parts, my title, and my perfect soul': ingenuity, apodeixis, and the origins of rhetorical anthropology -- 'Against my estimation': ciceronian decorum, stoic constancy, and the production of ethos -- The logic of Renaissance rhetoric -- 'Apt and true': speech, world, and thought in Shakespeare's humanist dialectic -- 'Yonder's foul murders done': place, predicament, and grammatical space on Cyprus -- Willful words, Christian anxieties, and shakespearean dramaturgy -- 'Tis in ourselves that we are thus, or thus': will, habit, and the discourse of res -- 'Preposterous conclusions': eros, enargeia, and composition in Othello -- 'Prophetic fury': the language of theatrical potentiality and the economy of shakespearean reception -- Tropings of the self in Shakespeare's scripts -- 'I am not what I am': Shakespeare's scripted subject -- 'Nobody. I myself': discovering what passes show -- Performing the improbable other on Shakespeare's stage -- 'Were I the Moor, I would not be Iago': ligatures of self and stranger -- 'It is not words that shakes me thus': Burbage, as if Othello -- Epilogue. 'Make not impossible/that which but seems unlike': the twilight of probability and the dawn of shakespearean romance
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
450 pages
Isbn
9780226016108
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009021507
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40017623273
System control number
  • (OCoLC)317923035
  • (OCoLC)ocn317923035

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