This volume bears potent testimony, not only to the dense
complexity of Hamlet’s emotional dynamics, but also to the
enduring fascination that audiences, adaptors, and academics have
with what may well be Shakespeare’s moodiest play. Its chapters
explore emotion in Hamlet, as well as the myriad emotions
surrounding Hamlet’s debts to the medieval past, its
relationship to the cultural milieu in which it was produced, its... more...