Re: Exploitation, Marx, and Shakespeare
The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 11.1436 Friday, 28 July 2000.
From: John Drakakis <
Date: Thursday, 27 Jul 2000 09:57:27 +0100
Subject: Re: Exploitation, Marx, and Shakespeare
What we need is a theory of 'Shakespearean value'. If you collapse
'art' into ideology or ideology into art you end up with a sterile
formalism which is pretty much where a lot of what passes for close
reading of Shakespearean texts is and has been for quite some time.