Ovidian Myth and Sexual Deviance in Early Modern English Literature Hardback
by S. Carter
Carter explores early modern culture's reception of Ovid through the manipulation of Ovidian myth by Shakespeare, Middleton, Heywood, Marlowe and Marston.
With a focus on sexual violence, homosexuality, incest and idolatry, Carter analyses how depictions of mythology represent radical ideas concerning gender and sexuality.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 212 pages, VIII, 212 p.
- Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
- Publication Date: 29/04/2011
- Category: Literary studies: c 1500 to c 1800
- ISBN: 9780230244238