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Social authorship and the advent of print

by Margaret J. M. Ezell

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Published by Johns Hopkins University Press in Baltimore .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • English literature -- Early modern, 1500-1700 -- History and criticism.,
    • Authorship -- Social aspects -- Great Britain -- History -- 17th century.,
    • Authorship -- Social aspects -- Great Britain -- History -- 18th century.,
    • Literature and society -- Great Britain -- History -- 17th century.,
    • Literature and society -- Great Britain -- History -- 18th century.,
    • English literature -- 18th century -- History and criticism.,
    • Literature publishing -- Great Britain -- History.,
    • Printing -- Great Britain -- History.,
    • Great Britain -- Intellectual life -- 17th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [161]-171) and index.

      StatementMargaret J.M. Ezell.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR438.S63 E94 1999
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 182 p. ;
      Number of Pages182
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL386705M
      ISBN 10080186139X
      LC Control Number98049483

      Margaret Ezell, distinguished professor of English and Sara and John Lindsay Chair of Liberal Arts at Texas A&M University—whose works Social Authorship and the Advent of Print () and The Patriarch’s Wife: Literary Evidence and the History of the Family () have been foundational to the field—will deliver the keynote lecture.   The rise in self-publishing, digital folk culture and social media participation, have revolutionized reading and writing practices. Readers can directly contact their favourite authors, and publishers, through social media and become authors, and publishers, by:

      Simon Eliot and Jonathan Rose, A Companion to the History of the Book Margaret Ezell, Social Authorship and the Advent of Print Lucien Febvre and Henri-Jean Martin, The Coming of the Book Michel Foucault, “What is an Author?” in C. Mukerji and M. Schudson, eds., Rethinking Popular Culture Carlo Ginzberg, The Cheese and the Worms. Educational career. She received her PhD at Cambridge University and her BA with Honors in English and History at Wellesley College.. Works. She is the author of several books including Writing Women's Literary History, The Patriarch's Wife, and Social Authorship and the Advent of Print and has published articles in English Literary History and Shakespeare Studies.

      Social Authorship and the Advent of Print. Johns Hopkins University Press, How did academic and literary writers living in rural Britain in the s establish their careers and find audiences for their work? What factors influenced the choices of essayists and dramatists who . Ezell, Margaret J. M. Social Authorship and the Advent of Print. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins UP, Baltimore: Johns Hopkins UP, Farrell, Thomas J. Walter Ong's Contributions to Cultural Studies: The Phenomenology of the Word and I-Thou Communication.


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Social Authorship and the Advent of Print. Ezell's interdisciplinary approach draws together the history of the book and cultural history.

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