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Forgetting in Early Modern English Literature and Culture: by Grant Williams,Christopher Ivic

By Grant Williams,Christopher Ivic

This number of essays historicizes and theorizes forgetting in English Renaissance literary texts and their cultural contexts. Its essays open up a space of research neglected through modern Renaissance scholarship, that is too usually swayed by way of a serious paradigm dedicated to the "art of memory." This quantity recovers the an important function of forgetting in generating early modernity's subjective and collective identities, wants and fantasies.

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