Anne Line by Martin Dodwell

By Martin Dodwell

Anne Line was once recognized to fairly few, yet to William Shakespeare, she grew to become a strong image of the religion that he held pricey. Such is the argument of this conscientiously researched e-book within which Martin Dodwell portrays Shakespeare as a mystery Catholic, writing subversive allegories in aid of a religion for which, in that harmful period, fans might be, and have been, castrated and disembowelled whereas nonetheless alive in terms of punishment.

Using facts from archaeological reveals and imprecise texts, he not just paints a believable photo of the lifetime of this little-known saint, who used to be ultimately hanged at Tyburn for her religion, yet re-interprets a few of Shakespeare’s works and likewise casts Shakespeare himself as a mystery Catholic writing dangerously subversive allegorical texts in aid of his beliefs.
Martin Dodwell is an autonomous researcher with an curiosity within the cultural heritage of Catholicism and literary archaeology. He has provided on Anne Line and Shakespeare in Canada and the united kingdom and his paper ‘Revisiting Anne Line’ used to be released within the magazine Recusant historical past in might 2013. He lives in Walgrave, Northamptonshire.

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