TITLE

HISTORIAS DE VIOLENCIA Y ESCOPOFILIA, O LA CASUÍSTICA DEL HONOR ENTRE LOPE DE VEGA Y CALDERÓN

PUB. DATE
January 2010
SOURCE
Romance Notes;2010, Vol. 50 Issue 1, p21
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Literary Criticism
ABSTRACT
This article offers literary criticism regarding the role of honor and morality in early modern Spanish theater and modern cinema. The consequences of adulterous relationships in the works are described, a dramatic technique that was used to teach young women moral and ethical values. The author contends that the audience participates as a voyeur, peering into a representation of a personal moral dilemma on stage and is forced to question what they themselves would do in a similar situation.
ACCESSION #
64447822

 

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