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Expanding Documentation, and Making the Most of ‘the Cracks in the Wall’

Documenting Performance : The Context and Processes of Digital Curation and Archiving

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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... a document of JODI’s performance at the Stedelijk Museum. The group consisted of Lucas Battich, Molly Bower and Nina van Doren, Michaela Lakova, Hélia Marçal, Thomas Walskaar and Julie Boschat Thorez. For more information see...

clipper

Vivian Thomas

Vivian Thomas was formerly Lecturer in English at the universities of Birmingham and Warwick. A graduate of Oxford and Cambridge universities he also studied at Columbia University, New York and the University of Moscow. Previously Lecturer in Economics at the University of St Andrews, he has been Visiting Lecturer at the New University of Lisbon, the universities of Cologne, Gdansk and Valenciennes. His publications include: The Moral Universe of Shakespeare's Problem Plays; Shakespeare's Roman Worlds; Julius Caesar and Shakespeare's Plants and Gardens: A Dictionary (Bloomsbury, 2014). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Shakespeare’s Political and Economic Language : A Dictionary

Bloomsbury Arden Shakespeare, 2015

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...(A) This is a person who clips coins: an illegal practice, punished as treason, designed to make a profit for the perpetrator.(B) Used solely in H5 on the night before the Battle of Agincourt, the disguised King concludes his dispute...

thriftless

Vivian Thomas

Vivian Thomas was formerly Lecturer in English at the universities of Birmingham and Warwick. A graduate of Oxford and Cambridge universities he also studied at Columbia University, New York and the University of Moscow. Previously Lecturer in Economics at the University of St Andrews, he has been Visiting Lecturer at the New University of Lisbon, the universities of Cologne, Gdansk and Valenciennes. His publications include: The Moral Universe of Shakespeare's Problem Plays; Shakespeare's Roman Worlds; Julius Caesar and Shakespeare's Plants and Gardens: A Dictionary (Bloomsbury, 2014). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Shakespeare’s Political and Economic Language : A Dictionary

Bloomsbury Arden Shakespeare, 2015

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...(A) The word can mean either unprofitable or unproductive.(B) Ross, rejecting the suggestion that Duncan was murdered by his own sons, points to the unprofitable nature of such an action: ‘Thriftless ambition, that will ravin up / Thine own...

compter, counter

Vivian Thomas

Vivian Thomas was formerly Lecturer in English at the universities of Birmingham and Warwick. A graduate of Oxford and Cambridge universities he also studied at Columbia University, New York and the University of Moscow. Previously Lecturer in Economics at the University of St Andrews, he has been Visiting Lecturer at the New University of Lisbon, the universities of Cologne, Gdansk and Valenciennes. His publications include: The Moral Universe of Shakespeare's Problem Plays; Shakespeare's Roman Worlds; Julius Caesar and Shakespeare's Plants and Gardens: A Dictionary (Bloomsbury, 2014). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Shakespeare’s Political and Economic Language : A Dictionary

Bloomsbury Arden Shakespeare, 2015

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...(A) Two of the senses of the word are financial: a piece of metal used for counting up; small change. Used in hunting it signifies in pursuit of the wrong scent.(B) The young shepherd, designated ‘Clown’ in WT, is defeated in his attempts...

reckon

Vivian Thomas

Vivian Thomas was formerly Lecturer in English at the universities of Birmingham and Warwick. A graduate of Oxford and Cambridge universities he also studied at Columbia University, New York and the University of Moscow. Previously Lecturer in Economics at the University of St Andrews, he has been Visiting Lecturer at the New University of Lisbon, the universities of Cologne, Gdansk and Valenciennes. His publications include: The Moral Universe of Shakespeare's Problem Plays; Shakespeare's Roman Worlds; Julius Caesar and Shakespeare's Plants and Gardens: A Dictionary (Bloomsbury, 2014). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Shakespeare’s Political and Economic Language : A Dictionary

Bloomsbury Arden Shakespeare, 2015

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...(A) This verb can mean either to calculate, measure, quantify or to add up. There is also the commonplace meaning, ‘consider’.(B) When Cleopatra asks Mark Antony, ‘If it be love indeed, tell me how much’ his response is unequivocal...

consort, consorted

Vivian Thomas

Vivian Thomas was formerly Lecturer in English at the universities of Birmingham and Warwick. A graduate of Oxford and Cambridge universities he also studied at Columbia University, New York and the University of Moscow. Previously Lecturer in Economics at the University of St Andrews, he has been Visiting Lecturer at the New University of Lisbon, the universities of Cologne, Gdansk and Valenciennes. His publications include: The Moral Universe of Shakespeare's Problem Plays; Shakespeare's Roman Worlds; Julius Caesar and Shakespeare's Plants and Gardens: A Dictionary (Bloomsbury, 2014). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Shakespeare’s Political and Economic Language : A Dictionary

Bloomsbury Arden Shakespeare, 2015

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... account of events. Bullough, ed., Shakespeare’s Sources, The Roman Plays, Vol. 5, provides convenient access to this vital source. See also Thomas, Shakespeare’s Roman Worlds; Danson, ed., On King Lear; White, ed., Romeo and Juliet; and Freedman, Power and Passion in Shakespeare’s Pronouns....

palter, paltering

Vivian Thomas

Vivian Thomas was formerly Lecturer in English at the universities of Birmingham and Warwick. A graduate of Oxford and Cambridge universities he also studied at Columbia University, New York and the University of Moscow. Previously Lecturer in Economics at the University of St Andrews, he has been Visiting Lecturer at the New University of Lisbon, the universities of Cologne, Gdansk and Valenciennes. His publications include: The Moral Universe of Shakespeare's Problem Plays; Shakespeare's Roman Worlds; Julius Caesar and Shakespeare's Plants and Gardens: A Dictionary (Bloomsbury, 2014). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Shakespeare’s Political and Economic Language : A Dictionary

Bloomsbury Arden Shakespeare, 2015

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... See also Martindale and Martindale, Shakespeare and the Uses of Antiquity; Miola, Shakespeare’s Rome; Thomas, Shakespeare’s Roman Worlds; Sohmer, Shakespeare’s Mystery Play....

innovation, innovator

Vivian Thomas

Vivian Thomas was formerly Lecturer in English at the universities of Birmingham and Warwick. A graduate of Oxford and Cambridge universities he also studied at Columbia University, New York and the University of Moscow. Previously Lecturer in Economics at the University of St Andrews, he has been Visiting Lecturer at the New University of Lisbon, the universities of Cologne, Gdansk and Valenciennes. His publications include: The Moral Universe of Shakespeare's Problem Plays; Shakespeare's Roman Worlds; Julius Caesar and Shakespeare's Plants and Gardens: A Dictionary (Bloomsbury, 2014). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Shakespeare’s Political and Economic Language : A Dictionary

Bloomsbury Arden Shakespeare, 2015

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...(A) Here is a word that takes the modern theatregoer by surprise, because, far from meaning some technical adaptation or transformation, it has the primary meaning of social or political upheaval. An innovator is a revolutionary...

monopoly

Vivian Thomas

Vivian Thomas was formerly Lecturer in English at the universities of Birmingham and Warwick. A graduate of Oxford and Cambridge universities he also studied at Columbia University, New York and the University of Moscow. Previously Lecturer in Economics at the University of St Andrews, he has been Visiting Lecturer at the New University of Lisbon, the universities of Cologne, Gdansk and Valenciennes. His publications include: The Moral Universe of Shakespeare's Problem Plays; Shakespeare's Roman Worlds; Julius Caesar and Shakespeare's Plants and Gardens: A Dictionary (Bloomsbury, 2014). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Shakespeare’s Political and Economic Language : A Dictionary

Bloomsbury Arden Shakespeare, 2015

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...(A) Surprisingly, this is a unique usage signifying sole rights of sale or distribution granted by the monarch. At this time it was the source of much money- making and controversy. The fortunate recipient of an authorized monopoly was able...

occupation

Vivian Thomas

Vivian Thomas was formerly Lecturer in English at the universities of Birmingham and Warwick. A graduate of Oxford and Cambridge universities he also studied at Columbia University, New York and the University of Moscow. Previously Lecturer in Economics at the University of St Andrews, he has been Visiting Lecturer at the New University of Lisbon, the universities of Cologne, Gdansk and Valenciennes. His publications include: The Moral Universe of Shakespeare's Problem Plays; Shakespeare's Roman Worlds; Julius Caesar and Shakespeare's Plants and Gardens: A Dictionary (Bloomsbury, 2014). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Shakespeare’s Political and Economic Language : A Dictionary

Bloomsbury Arden Shakespeare, 2015

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...(A) There is the obvious meaning attaching to occupation of trade, handicraft or employment, often used in the pejorative sense of belonging to the lower orders, and the sense of a person’s general way of carrying on, disposition, or manner...