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Early Modern Literature in History

The Early Modern Medea

Medea in English Literature, 1558–1688

Authors: Heavey, K.

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This is the first book-length study of early modern English approaches to Medea, the classical witch and infanticide who exercised a powerful sway over literary and cultural imagination in the period 1558-1688. It encompasses poetry, prose and drama, and translation, tragedy, comedy and political writing.

About the authors

Katherine Heavey is a Lecturer in Early Modern English Literature at the University of Glasgow, UK. From 2010 to 2012, she held a Leverhulme Early Career Fellowship at Newcastle University. She has published a number of articles on various aspects of early modern studies.

Table of contents (7 chapters)

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
The Early Modern Medea
Book Subtitle
Medea in English Literature, 1558–1688
Authors
Series Title
Early Modern Literature in History
Copyright
2015
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-46624-2
DOI
10.1057/9781137466242
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-46634-1
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-49982-3
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
VIII, 273
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