At the Limit: Ethics, Sovereignty, and Subjectivity in English Revenge Tragedy.

King, Emily.

Abstract: At the LimitEdward II and Kyd's The Spanish Tragedy; make use of the early modern vagabond to show how Marston's Antonio's Revenge and Middleton's The Revenger's Tragedy repudiate ethics and choose a "vagabond aesthetics" that privileges unproductivity, exile, and perpetual motion; bring Beaumont and Fletcher's The Maid's Tragedy and Tourneur's The Atheist's Tragedy into conversation wit... read more

Tufts University. Department of English.
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