q ?Paper-contestations? and Textual Communities in Englandq challenges traditional readings of literary history and proposes a fresh approach to the politics of consensus and contestation that distinguishes current scholarly debates about this period.Certainly the examinations in chapters 2 and 3 of Parliamenta#39;s staging of the three famous trials of the 1640s offer ... These new politicized playtexts were designed to combine play- reading with critical participation, for which Tyrannicall -Government Anatomized was likewise intended. ... Tyrannicall-Government Anatomized thus dramatizes the trial or case of conscience a what William Ames in theanbsp;...
|Title||:||'Paper-contestations' and Textual Communities in England, 1640-1675|
|Publisher||:||University of Toronto Press - 2005|