From Shakespeare to Obama discusses language, slavery, and place from the Portuguese enslavement of African people, through the public and private in Shakespeare's poems and plays, to President Obama's 2012 speech on qmodern slavery.q Balancing close reading with context, Jonathan Hart offers new insight into questions of otherness, rhetoric, and stereotyping. Ultimately, this expansive book contributes to the ongoing study of the relation between history and literature.In this world the Word of God is the aggregate of works of inspired art, the Scripture written by the Holy Spirit which spoke ... In the paragraph following the passage I have quoted, Frye declares: The Bible is the worlda#39;s greatest work of art andanbsp;...
|Title||:||From Shakespeare to Obama|
|Publisher||:||Palgrave Macmillan - 2013-12-18|