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Douglas Biow, Director MEZ 3.126, Mailcode A1800, Austin, TX 78712 • 512-232-3470

Douglas S Bruster

Professor Ph.D., 1990, Harvard University

Douglas S Bruster



Douglas Bruster’s research centers on Shakespeare, with emphasis as well on modern playwrights like David Mamet and David Hare. His books on Shakespeare and early modern drama include Drama and the Market in the Age of ShakespeareQuoting ShakespeareShakespeare and the Question of CulturePrologues to Shakespeare’s TheatreTo Be or Not To Be and Shakespeare and the Power of Performance. He is editor of Thomas Middleton’s The Changeling, and the morality plays Everyman and Mankind. In addition to the University of Texas, he has taught at Harvard University, the University of Chicago, and the University of Paris.


Shakespeare; Drama; Renaissance literature; Film; Theory
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