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Document Bensalem’s Legal System by Francis Bacon (New Atlantis) and James I (True Law): Representations of God, kingship, knowledge and peace by Andres Font Galarza

This paper compares Bensalem's legal system in Francis Bacon’s New Atlantis with James I’s True Law tract. Whilst differing in form – fiction and...

Francis Bacon, Early modern, James I, Jacobean view
Link Not Shakespeare: Elizabethan and Jacobean Popular Theatre

Podcasts by Dr. Emma Smith (University of Oxford) on Elizabethan and Jacobean plays. Includes ebooks of plays discussed.

Drama, Plays, Renaissance, Elizabethan, Jacobean, Analysis view
Document The Future in the Instant: How Jacobean attitudes to the supernatural were shaped and reflected in popular print and early modern drama, with specific reference to Browne’s A New Almanacke and Prognostication and Shakespeare’s Macbeth by Sharon O'Connor

This article explores a prevalent discourse of the supernatural in Jacobean England including James I’s influence on cultural assumptions, as seen...

supernatural, Jacobean, Early modern, Superstition, Shakespeare, almanac view
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