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Courting failure: women and the law in twentieth-century literature
(University of Akron Press, 2007)
For the past twenty years, the law and literature movement has been gaining ground. More recently, a feminist perspective has enriched the field. With Courting Failure: Women and the Law in Twentieth-Century Literature, ...
Reading Christopher Marlowe’s Edward II: the example of John Newdigate in 1601
This article discusses a summary of Christopher Marlowe's play, 'Edward II', that appears in the papers of John Newdigate II, based on his reading of the play in print. It relates Newdigate's reading of the play to his ...
A history of twentieth-century women’s poetry
(Cambridge University Press, 2005)
The dark night: “The novel into some other form”
(Aldershot: Ashgate, 2006)
The chapter looks at a relatively unread and unknown long poem by May Sinclair that illustrates her combination of Victorian and modern ideas and literary techniques. It also indicates her involvement with psychoanalysis
Rehumanising Shakespeare: literary humanism, wisdom and modernity
(Edinburgh University Press, 2007)
Patronage, puritanism and playing: travelling players in Elizabethan and Stuart Maldon, Essex
This essay looks at travelling players' visits to the Essex town of Maldon. It explores what the history of these visits in the Elizabethan and Stuart eras reveals about attitudes to drama in the community during this ...
Francis Beaumont’s verse letters to Ben Jonson and “The mermaid club”
(British Library, 2005)
Critical Humanisms: Humanist/anti-humanist dialogues
(Edinburgh University Press, 2003)