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Rosalind : A Biography of Shakespeare's Immortal Heroine, Paperback / softback Book

Rosalind : A Biography of Shakespeare's Immortal Heroine Paperback / softback


Angela Thirlwell explores the fictitious life and the many after-lives of Rosalind, Shakespeare's progressive new heroine, and her perennial influence on drama, fiction and art.

The book ranges widely across Tudor history, theatre history, sexual politics, autobiography, art history and filmography.

This highly original 'biography' of Rosalind - Shakespeare's greatest female creation - contains exclusive new interviews with Juliet Rylance, Sally Scott, Janet Suzman, Juliet Stevenson, Michelle Terry, award-winning director Blanche McIntyre, as well as insights from Michael Attenborough, Kenneth Branagh, Greg Doran, Rebecca Hall, Adrian Lester, Pippa Nixon, Vanessa Redgrave and Fiona Shaw.


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