TITLE

Latin Drama and Leveller Ideas: Pedagogy and Power in the Writings of Richard Overton

AUTHOR(S)
McDowell, Nicholas
PUB. DATE
October 2003
SOURCE
Seventeenth Century;Autumn2003, Vol. 18 Issue 2, p230
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the writings of Richard Overton on latin drama and ideas on levellers. Contradiction in Edward's characterization of the radicals as illiterate; Concept of the term literate and illiterate in the 17th century; Career of Overton as a writer; Relationship between Levellerism and humanist pedagogy; Argument on Overton's involvement in theater; Insistence on the spiritualization of flesh.
ACCESSION #
13606333

 

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