Early Modern Literary Studies

Early Modern Literary Studies (ISSN 1201-2459) is a refereed journal serving as a formal arena for scholarly discussion and as an academic resource for researchers in the area. Articles in EMLS examine English literature, literary culture, and language during the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries; responses to published papers are also published as part of a Readers' Forum. Reviews evaluate recent work as well as academic tools of interest to scholars in the field. EMLS is committed to gathering and to maintaining links to the most useful and comprehensive internet resources for Renaissance scholars, including archives, electronic texts, discussion groups, and beyond.

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Vol 18, No 1 & 2 (2015)

Table of Contents

Articles

Faces and Figures of Fortune: Astrological Physiognomy in Tamburlaine Part 1 PDF
Vanessa Ivette Corredera
Agency and Ethics in The Spanish Tragedy PDF
Timothy Rosendale
‘The Truth Should Live from Age to Age’: Child Ciphers in Richard III and Elizabethan Civic Pageantry PDF
Jonathan E. Lux
Assembling Radigund and Artegall: 
Gender Identities in Spenser’s Faerie Queene PDF
John Henry Adams
The Complexity of Dance in Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream PDF
Claire Gwendoline Hansen
'Noble being Base': Heads, Coins and Rebellion in The Famous History of Sir Thomas Wyatt (c. 1602) PDF
Jenny Emma Sager
Viewing the Changing 'shape or pourtraicture of Britain' in William Camden's Britannia, 1586-1610 PDF
Stuart Morrison
Early Modern Almanacs and The Witch of Edmonton PDF
Katherine Walker
Clothes Make the Ape: The Satirical Animal in Rochester's Poetry PDF
Peter DeGabriele
Shakespeare and Film: A Bibliographic Index (from Film to Book) PDF
Jordi Sala-Lleal

Book Reviews

Marta Straznicky, ed., Shakespeare's Stationers: Studies in Cultural Bibliography (Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2013) PDF
Tom Rooney
Tiffany Jo Werth, The Fabulous Dark Cloister: Romance in England after the Reformation (Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 2011) PDF
Gerd Bayer
Paul Edmondson and Stanley Wells, eds, Shakespeare Beyond Doubt: Evidence, Argument, Controversy (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2014) PDF
Geoff Ridden
Joseph A. Dane, What is a Book?: The Study of Early Printed Books' (Notre Dame, IN.: University of Notre Dame Press, 2012) PDF
Christopher Ivic
Gary A. Schmidt, Renaissance Hybrids: Culture and Genre in Early Modern England (Farnham: Ashgate, 2013) PDF
Gerd Bayer
Marjorie Rubright, Doppelganger Dilemmas: Anglo-Dutch Relations in Early Modern English Literature and Culture (Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2014) PDF
Carol Mejia LaPerle
Alison V. Scott, Literature and the Idea of Luxury in Early Modern England (Farnham: Ashgate, 2015) PDF
Domenico Lovascio
Claudia Goldstein, Pieter Bruegel and the Culture of the Early Modern Dinner Party (Farnham: Asgate, 2013) PDF
James Fitzmaurice

Theatre Reviews

Tamburlaine I and II presented by the Theater for a New Audience, November 1, 2014 PDF
Andie Silva
The Massacre at Paris, presented by The Dolphin’s Back at the Rose Playhouse, Bankside, October 2014 PDF
Steve Robert Orman
Arden of Faversham, presented by the Royal Shakespeare Company at the Swan Theatre, Stratford on Avon, June to October, 2014 PDF
Neil Forsyth
The Tempest, The Comedy of Errors, The Two Gentlemen of Verona, and Richard III, presented by the Oregon Shakespeare Festival, February-November 2014 PDF
Geoff Ridden
Richard III (Rickard III), presented by the Royal Dramatic Theatre, Stockholm, 29 May 2014 PDF
Anna Swärdh
King Lear, presented by Shakespeare’s Globe at the Folger Elizabethan Theatre, Washington, D.C., September 5 - 21, 2014 PDF
Noel Sloboda
The Adventures of Pericles presented by the Stratford Festival at the Tom Patterson Theatre, Stratford, Ontario, 19 June 2015 PDF
Edel Semple
The Alchemist, presented by the Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey, Madison, New Jersey. August 6-31, 2014 PDF
Ameer Sohrawardy
’Tis Pity She’s a Whore presented by Shakespeare’s Globe at the Sam Wanamaker Playhouse, London, November 2014 PDF
Kibrina Davey
The Unnatural Tragedy by Margaret Cavendish, presented by the British American Drama Academy at Ovalhouse, London, 10 December 2014 (dress rehearsal) PDF
James Fitzmaurice

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