Marlowe, the 'Mad Priest of the Sun', and Heliogabalus

Rutter, Tom
June 2010
Early Theatre;2010, Vol. 13 Issue 1, p109
Academic Journal
The article focuses on the complaint of Robert Greene against two gentlemen poets, in which he wrote atheistic speeches of the characters in the play. It states the explanation of the preface of Greene which concerns with two poets namely Giordano Bruno and Christopher Marlowe who were accused of blasphemy. It mentions the creation of incorrect assumptions on the preface of Greene which include the two poets who were considered as authors of the play and the collaboration of Marlow's works.


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