. Hazarding All: Shakespeare and the Drama of Consciousness
. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2021. Print.Abstract
Hazarding All: Shakespeare and the Drama of Consciousness demonstrates how counter-forces within theatricalization create the conditions for an unmediated encounter with actuality. In the pairs of plays examined here, the playwright and the spectator attain to an onlooker consciousness that exits the fictionality, the play-acting, of theatre itself.