Chapter 1 looks at the often unspoken relationship between Shakespearean textual studies and ideas of the author's biography, showing how Q1 Hamlet
has repeatedly played its part in reconfiguring that relationship.
will be performed at CCP's Tanghalang Aurelio Tolentino on Aug.
To my mind, however, Lesser avoids making such a commitment by organizing his rehistoricization around the objects about which we can make material claims: the early Hamlet
texts themselves, now with their post-1823 crust fully in view.
The antic disposition is not merely a defense mechanism, it also enables Hamlet
to play the role of Fool and so to make remarks which will appear mad to everyone except the guilty king, and are means of undermining his self-control, so that his conscience will be caught.
Metaphorically and in keeping with Descartes' radical doubt, which leaves nothing but the thinking-doubting mind, Hamlet
also vows to "wipe away all trivial fond records/All saws of books, all forms, all pressures past .
in his reply to Polonius's query, flouts this maxim.
director Jamie Garven says an all-female version of the play "is liberating".
The need for radical ruptures with all kinds of Arabo-Islamic essentialist "isms," which lurk in our discursive structures, has become very urgent with the Hamlet
The ear is given a special prominence in Hamlet
, most obviously in the bizarre story of poisoning through the ear, but just as significantly in so far as the pouring of the poison can be understood as a metaphor for listening in this play.
A comprehensively adequate interpretive account of Hamlet
would take in, synoptically, its phenomenal effects (tone, style, theme, formal organization), locate it in a cultural context, explain that cultural context as a particular organization of the elements of human nature within a specific set of environmental conditions (including cultural traditions), register the responses of audiences and readers, describe the socio-cultural, political, and psychological functions the work fulfills, locate all those functions in relation to the evolved needs of human nature, and link the work comparatively with other artistic works, using a taxonomy of themes, formal structures, affects, and functions derived from a comprehensive model of human nature.
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De Grazia begins by summarizing the psychological approaches to the play from Coleridge and Hegel through Lacan and Nicolas Abraham, for all of whom Hamlet
is a play of "futurity" (19), ahead of its time in its attention to the mental states of the hero: "Since 1800, he has proven capable of accommodating each new modification of inwardness, including the unconscious and the unconscious that is structured like language" (22).