Dr Jonathan Hope is Reader in Literary Linguistics at Strathclyde University. and is author of Shakespeare’s Grammar (Arden, 2003). He is a leading expert in his field and Linguistic Advisor to the Arden Shakespeare. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.
Shakespeare and Language: Reason, Eloquence and Artifice in the Renaissance
Bloomsbury Arden Shakespeare, 2010
... Shakespeare’s echoes of Golding elsewhere have this intensely involved quality: they are genuine transformations of moods and situations rather than simple allusions. Jonathan Bate argues that Edgar also draws on Golding in this scene when his...