‘That Thin Skin’: Skipper Lindsay and the Language of Record

McGavin, John J. (2002) ‘That Thin Skin’: Skipper Lindsay and the Language of Record. Medieval English Theatre, 24, 15-31.


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Examines an episode involving public disruption of theatre in 1580, recorded in the early-seventeenth-century memoirs of the Rev. James Melville. Issues such as memory, nostalgia, audience perceptions of theatre, and changing political contexts reveal themselves in the language of record.

Item Type: Article
ISSNs: 0143-3784 (print)
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Subjects: P Language and Literature > PE English
P Language and Literature > PN Literature (General) > PN2000 Dramatic representation. The Theater
Divisions : University Structure - Pre August 2011 > School of Humanities > English
ePrint ID: 12142
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Date Deposited: 09 Sep 2005
Last Modified: 31 Mar 2016 11:23
URI: http://eprints.soton.ac.uk/id/eprint/12142

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