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Early Modern Drama and the Bible: Contexts and Readings, by A. Streete

By A. Streete

Early smooth drama is steeped in biblical language, imagery and tales. This assortment examines the pervasive presence of scripture at the early glossy level. Exploring performs by means of writers equivalent to Shakespeare, Marlowe, Middleton, and Webster, the participants show how theatre deals a domain of public and communal engagement with the Bible.

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