This section displays the selected podcast item. To see all podcast items please click here
19:08, Thu 21 Jul 2011
This podcasts presents an analysis of political and legal developments in late Elizabethan England and their representation in Shakespeares plays, focusing on contemporary debates concerning the powers of the Crown and the extent to which these were limited by the law. Paul Raffields book is called Shakespeares Imaginary Constitution: Late-Elizabethan Politics and the Theatre of Law.