Mills, David
July 2000
Medieval English Theatre;2000, Vol. 22, p3
Academic Journal
Literary Criticism
A literary criticism of the play "Antichrist" is presented. It discusses the approaches toward accessing the spiritual truth which may relate to the past and present in the biblical history, such as the works by Nicholas Love and Margery Kempe, as well as William Langland. It states that the opening speech of the play plays a trick on its audience by introducing himself as Jesus Christ. It says that the end of the play offers the potential of the power of heresy defeated by the chosen of God.


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