Artwork for podcast The History Of European Theatre
Marlowe’s Mighty Line
Episode 1129th May 2023 • The History Of European Theatre • Philip Rowe
00:00:00 00:34:54

Share Episode


Episode 98:

Marlowe as a playwright at the beginning of the greatest period of Elizabethan creativity.

A short recap on Marlowe’s university life.

Marlowe moves to London.

The anonymity and earning power of Elizabethan playwrights.

‘Dido, Queen of Carthage’.

Thomas Nashe as co-author of ‘Dido, Queen of Carthage’.

Marlowe’s sexual preferences.

The Elizabethan attitude to sexuality.

Marlowe and religion.

The School of Atheism.

Marlowe’s use of rhetoric.

Marlowe, blank verse, and iambic pentameter.

Marlowe’s poetry.

Marlowe’s Mighty Line.

Support the podcast at:

This podcast uses the following third-party services for analysis:

Chartable -