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Dedicated to the Teaching of Medieval & Renaissance Literature

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~January 2010~



  1. “'To Be, or not to Be': The Soliloquy Redefined"
    by Dr. Bente Videbaek, State University of New York - Stony Brook
  1. "A Call to Arms: A New Look at the Clermont Address"
    by Dr. Audrey DeLong, Suffolk County Community College
  1. "The Protestant Refashioning of Saint George in Edmund Spenser's The Faerie Queene"
    by Mickey Casper, Independent Scholar
  1. "Drama and Dyscrasia in Denmark: Hamlet as Female Prince"
    by Nicole Garret, State University of New York - Stony Brook
  1. "The Importance of the Female Conduct Book in John Milton's Comus"
    by Brian Andrew, Independent Scholar
  1. "Feste and Lear's Fool: Different Genres, Same Function"
    by Nettie Jensen, Independent Scholar

Book Reviews

  1. Manhood and Masculine Identity in William Shakespeare's The Tragedy of Macbeth by Maria L. Howell
    Reviewer: Dr. Michael Boecherer, Suffolk County Community College
  1. Literature and Heresy in the Age of Chaucer by Andrew Cole
    Reviewer: Joseph L. Kelly, Georgia State University
  1. Weyward Macbeth: Intersections of Race and Performance, Edited by Scott L. Newstok and Ayanna Thompson
    Reviewer: Dr. Glenda E. Gill, Michigan Technological University

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