Queenship and Power

High and Mighty Queens of Early Modern England

Realities and Representations

Editors: Levin, Carole, Barrett-Graves, D., Carney, J. (Eds.)

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High and Mighty Queens of Early Modern England is a truly interdisciplinary anthology of essays including articles on such actual queen regnants as Mary I and Elizabeth I, and queen consorts such as Anne Boleyn, Anna of Denmark, and Henrietta Maria. The collection also deals with a number of literary representations of earlier historical queens such as Cleopatra, and semi-historical ones such as Gertrude, Tamora, and Lady Macbeth, and such fictional ones as Hermione and the queen of Cymbeline, all of them Shakespeare characters. This fascinating look at Renaissance queens also examines myth and folklore, Romantic or Victorian representations, and the depictions of queens like Catherine de Medici of France in twentieth century film.

About the authors

CAROLE LEVIN is Professor of History at the University of Nebraska and author of The Reign of Elizabeth I.

DEBRA BARRETT-GRAVES is Assistant Professor of English at the College of Santa Fe.

JO ELDRIDGE CARNEY is Assistant Professor of English at the College of New Jersey.

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Bibliographic Information
Book Title
High and Mighty Queens of Early Modern England
Book Subtitle
Realities and Representations
Editors
  • Carole Levin
  • D. Barrett-Graves
  • J. Carney
Series Title
Queenship and Power
Copyright
2003
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan US
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Nature America Inc.
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-4039-6088-7
Softcover ISBN
978-0-230-62118-3
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XII, 271
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