From Shakespeare to Obama

" Balancing close reading with context, this expansive book offers new insight into questions of otherness, rhetoric, and stereotyping.

From Shakespeare to Obama

From Shakespeare to Obama discusses language, slavery, and place from the Portuguese enslavement of African people, through slavery in Shakespeare's plays, to President Obama's 2012 speech on "modern slavery." Balancing close reading with context, this expansive book offers new insight into questions of otherness, rhetoric, and stereotyping.

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From Shakespeare to Obama
Language: en
Pages: 255
Authors: J. Hart
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-12-17 - Publisher: Springer

From Shakespeare to Obama discusses language, slavery, and place from the Portuguese enslavement of African people, through slavery in Shakespeare's plays, to President Obama's 2012 speech on "modern slavery." Balancing close reading with context, this expansive book offers new insight into questions of otherness, rhetoric, and stereotyping.
From Shakespeare to Obama
Language: en
Pages: 255
Authors: J. Hart
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-12-17 - Publisher: Springer

From Shakespeare to Obama discusses language, slavery, and place from the Portuguese enslavement of African people, through slavery in Shakespeare's plays, to President Obama's 2012 speech on "modern slavery." Balancing close reading with context, this expansive book offers new insight into questions of otherness, rhetoric, and stereotyping.
From Shakespeare to Obama
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Jonathan Hart
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-12-18 - Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan

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 "modern slavery." Balancing close reading with context, Jonathan Hart offers new insight into questions of otherness, rhetoric, and
Approaches to Teaching Shakespeare's English History Plays
Language: en
Pages: 249
Authors: Laurie Ellinghausen
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-06-01 - Publisher: Modern Language Association

Shakespeare's history plays make up nearly a third of his corpus and feature iconic characters like Falstaff, the young Prince Hal, and Richard III--as well as unforgettable scenes like the storming of Harfleur. But these plays also present challenges for teachers, who need to help students understand shifting dynastic feuds,
United States and Africa Relations, 1400s to the Present
Language: en
Pages: 448
Authors: Toyin Falola, Raphael Chijioke Njoku
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-09-01 - Publisher: Yale University Press

A comprehensive history of the relationship between Africa and the United States Toyin Falola and Raphael Njoku reexamine the history of the relationship between Africa and the United States from the dawn of the trans-Atlantic slave trade to the present. Their broad, interdisciplinary book follows the relationship’s evolution, tracking African