Book Series: Medieval Institute Publications

Helen Ostovich and I co-edit a series, “Late Tudor and Stuart Drama:  Gender, Performance, and Material Culture,” for Medieval Institute Publications.  This series provides a forum for monographs and essay collections that investigate the material culture, broadly conceived, of theatre and performance in England from the late Tudor to the pre-Restoration Stuart periods (c. 1550–1650).

Publishing with MIP

MIP offers rapid turn-around times, the newest digital policies, and global distribution. Books are distributed worldwide through our publishing partner, De Gruyter.

Further Information

For questions or to submit a proposal, please contact the Acquisitions Editor, Tyler Cloherty (tylercloherty44@gmail.com), or visit our website: www.wmich.edu/medievalpublications/late-tudor-stuart-drama

 

 

 

 

 

 

Our first book in the series is out!

Elizabeth I, the Subversion of Flattery, and John Lyly’s Plays and Entertainments

By Theodora A. Jankowski

Theodora Jankowski looks at both the light and the dark side of the Elizabeth character in each of John Lyly’s court plays, while at the same time considering how that allegory works in terms of the various issues Lyly debates within the plays. She demonstrates how Lyly, while praising the queen and accepting her beneficence, simultaneously manages to present his audiences with the “dark queen,” the opposite side of the positive image of the Queen of England.

ISBN 978-1-58044-333-3 (clothbound), 978-1-58044-334-0 (PDF) © 2018