Editing, Performance, Texts

New Practices in Medieval and Early Modern English Drama

  • Jacqueline Jenkins
  • Julie Sanders

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xv
  2. Introduction: New Practices

    1. Jacqueline Jenkins, Julie Sanders
      Pages 1-8
  3. Enabling Manuscripts to Speak

  4. Performance Traces in the Archives

  5. Editing Through Performance

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 169-169
    2. Lynette Hunter, Peter Lichtenfels
      Pages 171-197
    3. Richard Cave, Eleanor Lowe, Brian Woolland
      Pages 218-237
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 238-241

About this book


The essays in this volume challenge current 'givens' in medieval and early modern research around periodization and editorial practice. They showcase cutting-edge research practices and approaches in textual editing, and in manuscript and performance studies to produce new ways of reading and working for students and scholars.


Early modern performance Historical performance texts Manuscript studies Editing drama essay fiction Middle Ages stage theatre William Shakespeare

Editors and affiliations

  • Jacqueline Jenkins
    • 1
  • Julie Sanders
    • 2
  1. 1.University of CalgaryCanada
  2. 2.University of NottinghamUK

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