"Preposterous Contemporary Jacobean"--Interdisciplinary Literary Studies (Special Issue)

We invite essays from interdisciplinary perspectives that respond (directly or otherwise) to Pascale Aebischer’s discussion of the “preposterous contemporary Jacobean” in discussion of early modern source texts (ca. 1500-1800 – not, for this journal issue, limited to the Jacobean era). Examination of the “contemporary Jacobean” in films might include anachronism, narrative disjunction, radical or extreme subject matter, and irreverence toward their early ...

Sponsoring Organization(s) : 
Interdisciplinary Literary Studies Journal: Special Issue on Contemporary Jacobean Film
Event type: 
Publication
Event date: 
Thursday, November 1, 2012
Abstract due date: 
Thursday, November 1, 2012
Categories: 
Postcolonial
American
Comparative
Interdisciplinary
British
Gender & Sexuality
Literary Theory
World Literatures
20th & 21st Century
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