Department of English

Ducdame: What Deer Have to Do with Female Supremacy in Shakespeare's 'As You Like It'

2010 Thomas M. Cranfill Shakespeare Lecture by Leah S. Marcus

Fri, October 29, 2010 | Prothro Theater, HRC

2:00 AM - 4:00 AM

One of the world’s foremost scholars on Shakespeare, Elizabeth I, and Tudor England, Leah Marcus is the author of numerous books, including Unediting the Renaissance: Shakespeare, Marlowe, Milton (1996), Puzzling Shakespeare: Local Reading and Its Discontents (1988), and The Politics of Mirth: Jonson, Herrick, Milton, Marvell, and the Defense of Old Holiday Pastimes (1986). She is also co-editor of two groundbreaking collections of the writings of Elizabeth I: Elizabeth I: Collected Works (2000), and Elizabeth I: Autograph Compositions and Foreign Language Originals (2003). Her articles have appeared in journals such as English Literary History, English Literary Renaissance, and Shakespeare Quarterly.

Sponsored by: The Department of English and the Plan II Honors Program

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