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Author Bartels, Emily Carroll.

Title Speaking of the Moor [electronic resource] : from Alcazar to Othello / Emily C. Bartels.

Imprint Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, c2008.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description viii, 252 p.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents On sitting down to read Othello once again -- Enter Barbary: The battle of Alcazar and 'the World' -- Imperialist beginnings: Hakluyt's Navigations and the place and displacement of Africa -- 'Incorporate in Rome': Titus Andronicus and the consequence of conquest -- Too many blackamoors: deportation, discrimination, and Elizabeth I -- Banishing 'all the Moors': Lust's dominion and the story of Spain -- Cultural traffic: The history and description of Africa and the unmooring of the Moor -- The 'stranger of here and everywhere': Othello and the Moor of Venice.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Peele, George, 1556-1596. Battle of Alcazar.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Othello.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Titus Andronicus.
Lust's dominion; or, The lascivious queen.
English drama -- Early modern and Elizabethan, 1500-1600 -- History and criticism.
Blacks in literature.
Race in literature.
Africa -- In literature.
England -- Race relations -- History -- 16th century.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780812240764 (acid-free paper)
9780812200294 (e-book)

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