"[A] teasing and provocative disquisition on contemporary Shakespeare criticism."--Renaissance Quarterly
"The Devil's Party
is a book of genuine literary criticism...it refuses to stay within the safe borders of academic scholarship and insists on engaging the general questions of aesthetics and morality that the works of Shakespeare always raise."--Shakespeare Quarterly
"This is a serious and subtle contribution to the understanding of Shakespeare, as well as a lively and amusing account of current interpretive methods."--Times Higher Education Supplement
About the Author
Harriet Hawkins is at Linacre College, Oxford.