Possession, Puritanism and Print

Possession, Puritanism and Print

Author: Marion Gibson

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 9781317315643

Category: History

Page: 218

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Tells a story of injustice and passionate resistance to religious persecution in the last years of Queen Elizabeth's reign. Through an analysis of a sensational series of demonic possessions and exorcisms, this book highlights the existence of controversies in print in the late Elizabethan period of the kind that would one day lead to civil war.
Possession, Puritanism and Print
Language: un
Pages: 218
Authors: Marion Gibson
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-10-06 - Publisher: Routledge

Tells a story of injustice and passionate resistance to religious persecution in the last years of Queen Elizabeth's reign. Through an analysis of a sensational series of demonic possessions and exorcisms, this book highlights the existence of controversies in print in the late Elizabethan period of the kind that would
Witchcraft: The Basics
Language: un
Pages: 182
Authors: Marion Gibson
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-07-12 - Publisher: Routledge

Witchcraft: The Basics is an accessible and engaging introduction to the scholarly study of witchcraft, exploring the phenomenon of witchcraft from its earliest definitions in the Middle Ages through to its resonances in the modern world. Through the use of two case studies, this book delves into the emergence of
Religious Cultures in the Early Modern World 1-10
Language: un
Pages: 2554
Authors: Pickering & Chatto Publishers, Limited
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-06-01 - Publisher:

Contains: Possession, Puritanism and Print Religious Cultures in the Early Modern World: 1 Visions of an Unseen World Religious Cultures in the Early Modern World: 2 Diabolism in Colonial Peru, 1560–1750 Religious Cultures in the Early Modern World: 3 Sacred History and National Identity Religious Cultures in the Early Modern
Rediscovering Renaissance Witchcraft
Language: un
Pages: 166
Authors: Marion Gibson
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-11-27 - Publisher: Routledge

Rediscovering Renaissance Witchcraft is an exploration of witchcraft in the literature of Britain and America from the 16th and 17th centuries through to the present day. As well as the themes of history and literature (politics and war, genre and intertextuality), the book considers issues of national identity, gender and
Shakespeare's Demonology
Language: un
Pages: 248
Authors: Marion Gibson, Jo Ann Esra
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-02-27 - Publisher: A&C Black

Is postdramatic theatre political and if so how? How does it relate to Brecht's ideas of political theatre, for example? How can we account for the relationship between aesthetics and politics in new forms of theatre, playwriting, and performance? The chapters in this book discuss crucial aspects of the issues