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gay couple in Restoration comedy

John Harrington Smith

gay couple in Restoration comedy

by John Harrington Smith

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  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Harvard Univ. Press in Cambridge .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English drama -- Restoration, 1660-1700 -- History and criticism,
  • English drama (Comedy) -- History and criticism,
  • Love in literature

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR698.L6 S5
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 252 p.
    Number of Pages252
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14644929M
    LC Control Number48-4786

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Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : John Harrington Smith. "Restoration comedy" is English comedy written and performed in the Restoration period from to Comedy of manners is used as a synonym of Restoration comedy.

After public stage performances had been banned for 18 years by the Puritan regime, the re-opening of the theatres in signalled a renaissance of English drama.

Sexually explicit language was encouraged by King. Restoration comedy tends to be overshadowed by the achievements of the Elizabethan era, but it merits our attention just the gh it may follow a prescribed set of conventions, within these rules it explores a range of challenging ideas that were highly topical in late 17th-century society.

The book is basically the gay YA version of Mrs. Dalloway (it even starts with "Adam would have to get the flowers himself," invoking Virginia Woolf's iconic opening line). In it we follow Adam. Jeffrey is a romantic comedy that’s set in Manhattan during the height of the AIDS epidemic—but hear me out.

Rather than going doom-and-gloom, the movie follows title character Jeffrey. One of the major themes of restoration comedy is marriage and the game of love. But if marriage is a mirror of society, the couples in the plays show something very dark and sinister about order.

Many critiques of marriage in the comedies are devastating. Although the endings are happy and the man gets the woman, we see marriages without love. The Mulberry-Garden is a typical split-plot tragicomedy, which was a popular and thriving genre of Restoration comedy between and The multi-plot structure generally comprises a heroic couple (e.g.

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