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Morse, Ruth

Overview
Works: 37 works in 120 publications in 4 languages and 2,472 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Poetry  Sources  Interviews  Biography 
Roles: Editor, Author, Thesis advisor, Other
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Most widely held works by Ruth Morse
Chaucer traditions : studies in honour of Derek Brewer by Ruth Morse( Book )

17 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in English and held by 607 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chaucer was perceived as the father of English poetry, and his works gave rise to a diversity of traditions of both creative response and critical commentary, to subsequent 'Chaucerian' authors and to a body of comment about his writings. This book is the first to describe Chaucer's literary influence across a wide range of writers and periods. It takes as its theme the variety of responses to Chaucer or 'Chaucer Traditions', and addresses topics of special interest arising from the effects Chaucer's work had on subsequent writers in the three centuries leading up to Dryden. Each essay focuses on a certain writer or literary tradition discussing these in the context of Chaucer's work and its influence. The result is an important collection of essays which will be of interest to all teachers and students of Chaucer, as well as to scholars of poetry in later periods
Truth and convention in the Middle Ages : rhetoric, representation, and reality by Ruth Morse( Book )

16 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in English and held by 481 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

St Erkenwald( Book )

9 editions published in 1975 in 3 languages and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Medieval Shakespeare : pasts and presents by Ruth Morse( Book )

15 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"For many, Shakespeare represents the advent of modernity. It is easy to forget that he was in fact a writer deeply embedded in the Middle Ages, who inherited many of his shaping ideas and assumptions from the medieval past. This collection brings together essays by internationally renowned scholars of medieval and early modern literature, the history of the book and theatre history to present new perspectives on Shakespeare and his medieval heritage. Separated into four parts, the collection explores Shakespeare and his work in the context of the Middle Ages, medieval books and language, the British past, and medieval conceptions of drama and theatricality, together showing Shakespeare's work as rooted in late medieval history and culture. Insisting upon Shakespeare's complexity and medieval multiplicity, Medieval Shakespeare gives readers the opportunity to appreciate both Shakespeare and his period within the traditions that fostered and surrounded him"--
The medieval Medea by Ruth Morse( Book )

14 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and Spanish and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selected poems by A. D Hope( Book )

6 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This selection of A.D. Hope's poetry was published in 1992, the first in Australia since 1973. It includes pieces from all his major collections, including The Wandering Islands, first published in 1955, his subsequent collections A Late Picking, Antechinus, The Age of Reason, and Orpheus (1991). This collection provides an overview of a career that spanned over sixty years, and is a chance to look anew at an enigmatic and compelling figure widely regarded as one of the finest English-language poets of the twentieth century
Hugo, Pasternak, Brecht, Césaire( Book )

9 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A comprehensive critical analysis of the most important Shakespearean critics, editors, actors and directors. This volume focuses on five Europeans who saw Shakespeare as a force of resistance against tyranny"--
Saint Erkenwald( Book )

2 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Great Shakespeareans( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare : préjugés et tolérance( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in French and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A.D. Hope by A. D Hope( Recording )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Interview with Alec Hope about his early poetry, influences, the Ern Malley affair, Vietnam Moratorium, and the effect of being a professor of English upon his poetry. Includes readings of his poetry
Hugo, Pasternak, Brecht, Césaire : Great Shakespeareans: Volume XIV by Ruth Morse( )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Great Shakespeareans offers a systematic account of those figures who have had the greatest influence on the interpretation, understanding and cultural reception of Shakespeare, both nationally and internationally. In this volume, leading scholars assess the contribution of Victor Hugo, Boris Pasternak, Bertolt Brecht and Aimé Césaire to the afterlife and reception of Shakespeare and his plays. Each substantial contribution assesses the double impact of Shakespeare on the figure covered and of the figure on the understanding, interpretation and appreciation of Shakespeare, provide a sketch of
St. Erkenwald : an Alliterative Poem, written about 1386, narrating a Miracle wrought by the Bishop in St. Paul's Cathedral( Book )

2 editions published between 1922 and 1932 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hugo : Great Shakespeareans: Volume XIV by Ruth Morse( )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare, les français, les France( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Coriolan de William Shakespeare Langages, interprétations, politique(s) by Gilles Bertheau( )

1 edition published in 2013 in French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fruit du colloque international tenu à l'Université de Tours en novembre 2006 sous les auspices de la Société Française Shakespeare, manifestation destinée surtout aux étudiants des Concours d'anglais, ce volume se veut une contribution plus que ponctuelle aux études shakespeariennes. Ses treize articles, dont celui de R. Brian Parker, éditeur scientifique de Coriolan pour la série The Oxford Shakespeare, témoignent par la diversité de leurs approches de l'intérêt et des débats que continue à susciter cette dernière des tragédies de Shakespeare, œuvre à la fois intellectuellement stimulante, poétiquement riche, politiquement provocatrice et théâtralement puissante
Entre faits et fiction : l'écriture de la nation dans l'oeuvre de Nadine Gordimer : 1948-2010 by Rim Makni( Book )

2 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En se consacrant à l'oeuvre de Nadine Gordimer produite tout au long de sa longue et prolifique carrière, la thèse couvre plus de soixante années de production littéraire et d'histoire nationale sud-africaines, nous amenant à examiner la synergie entre la nation et la narration. La concomitance entre ces deux notions s'exprime d'abord par un hasard historique qui a fait que les débuts de l'auteure coïncident avec l'avènement de l'apartheid en Afrique du Sud. Partie d'une interrogation individuelle sur son identité de sud-africaine et d'écrivaine blanche, elle s'engage des lors, par le texte, à comprendre l'évolution politique complexe de son pays. De l'apartheid et ses origines coloniales, en passant par le moment post-apartheid et jusqu'au contexte actuel de la mondialisation économique et culturelle, cette évolution oblige à repenser les formes politiques et littéraires existantes. Par conséquent, on interrogera le pouvoir que possède le texte littéraire de Gordimer à raconter la nation sud-africaine. Le corpus proposé pour développer cette problématique accorde une place centrale aux écrits non fictionnels de l'auteure, jusque-là peu étudiés voire rnéconnus, tout en les mettant en regard de l'oeuvre de fiction (romans et nouvelles). On pourra ainsi observer les conséquences que peut avoir le choix d'un genre déterminé sur l'acte d'énonciation du national. L'auteure, son oeuvre, ainsi que la question nationale seront présentées comme `postcoloniales'. On ne manquera pas cependant, en s'appuyant sur les théories critiques récentes et sur le con/texte sud-africain, de souligner la nécessité de redéfinir cette étiquette critique qui risque parfois de se révéler totalisante
Great Shakespeareans( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Great Shakespeareans' presents a systematic account of those figures who have had the greatest influence on the interpretation, understanding and cultural reception of Shakespeare, both nationally and internationally. This major project offers an unprecedented scholarly analysis of the contribution made by the most important Shakespearean critics, editors, actors and directors as well as novelists, poets, composers, and thinkers from the seventeenth to the twentieth century. An essential resource for students and scholars in Shakespeare studies
John Fowles, Marie de France, and the Man with Two Wives by Ruth Morse( Book )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A.D. Hope : selected poems by A. D Hope( Recording )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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