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The Resource The idolatrous eye : iconoclasm and theater in early-modern England, Michael O'Connell

The idolatrous eye : iconoclasm and theater in early-modern England, Michael O'Connell

Label
The idolatrous eye : iconoclasm and theater in early-modern England
Title
The idolatrous eye
Title remainder
iconoclasm and theater in early-modern England
Statement of responsibility
Michael O'Connell
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Michael O'Connell shows that Reformation culture was preoccupied with idolatry and that the theatre was attacked as idolatrous. This anti-theatricalism targeted the traditional mystery plays. The text aims to explain what this meant for the secular theatre that followed
Member of
Cataloging source
COO
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1943-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
O'Connell, Michael
Dewey number
792/.0942/09031
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN2590.R35
LC item number
O28 2000eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Theater
  • Theater
  • Theater
  • Bible plays
  • English drama
  • European drama
  • PERFORMING ARTS
  • Bible plays
  • English drama
  • European drama
  • Theater
  • Theater
  • England
  • Toneel
  • Toneelvoorstellingen
  • Iconoclasme
Label
The idolatrous eye : iconoclasm and theater in early-modern England, Michael O'Connell
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 177-187) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction; ONE: Theater and the Devil's Teats; TWO: Word against Image: The Context of Iconoclasm; THREE: God's Body and Incarnational Drama; FOUR: The Textualization of God's Body; FIVE: "Let the Audience Look to Their Eyes": Jonson and Shakespeare; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
191942578
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 198 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780195344028
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9780195132052
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)191942578
Label
The idolatrous eye : iconoclasm and theater in early-modern England, Michael O'Connell
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 177-187) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction; ONE: Theater and the Devil's Teats; TWO: Word against Image: The Context of Iconoclasm; THREE: God's Body and Incarnational Drama; FOUR: The Textualization of God's Body; FIVE: "Let the Audience Look to Their Eyes": Jonson and Shakespeare; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
191942578
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 198 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780195344028
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9780195132052
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)191942578

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