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Mundus et Infans

Written by

G.A. Lester

Edited by

G.A. Lester

~playauthor~Written by~ G.A. Lester ~playauthor~Edited by~ G.A. Lester

Methuen Drama, 2002

New Mermaids

Playtext

Roles: Total (8), Female (1), Male (7), Unassigned (0)

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...The whole life of a man is staged in Mundus et Infans, as Child grows up into Manhood and succumbs to Folly in an exemplary morality play structure of transgression and redemption. The protagonist’s beginning...

Everyman

Written by

G.A. Lester

Edited by

G.A. Lester

~playauthor~Written by~ G.A. Lester ~playauthor~Edited by~ G.A. Lester

Methuen Drama, 2002

New Mermaids

Playtext

Roles: Total (17), Female (4), Male (13), Unassigned (0)

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...Death summons a man to the reckoning of his life, and his journey towards judgement makes up the matter of one of the best surviving examples of morality plays. Everyman, the central character of the play, is not a person but a place-holder...

Mankind

Written by

G.A. Lester

Edited by

G.A. Lester

~playauthor~Written by~ G.A. Lester ~playauthor~Edited by~ G.A. Lester

Methuen Drama, 2002

New Mermaids

Playtext

Roles: Total (7), Female (0), Male (7), Unassigned (0)

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...The eponymous character of Mankind is a plain, honest farmer struggling against worldly and spiritual temptation in a morality play that is remarkable for its bawdy and energetic humour. The instructive sermon from the figure of Mercy which...

Boundary Crossings on the British Shakespearean Stage

Jyotsna G. Singh

Jyotsna G. Singh is Professor of Early Modern Literature and Culture and Postcolonial Studies at Michigan State University, USA. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Shakespeare and Postcolonial Theory

The Arden Shakespeare, 2019

Books

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... and Asian Shakespeare in Britain’, as it emerged and evolved from the late 1970s through the 1980s and 1990s to the present (Jarrett-Macauley 2017). The early artistic explorations were historic, lest we forget: whether it was Jamaican-born...