Thomas Nashe and Early Modern Protest Literature.

Bennett, Kristen.

Abstract: Thomas Nashe's innovative style, comedy, and contributions to topical Elizabethan satire have historically distracted readers from recognizing his serious subtexts of sociopolitical protest. This dissertation argues that Nashe's renowned polyvocality disguises these subtexts by enacting a social and intertextual extension of rhetorical invention that is best expressed as "conversation." ... read more

Tufts University. Department of English.
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