The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 18.0707 Saturday, 20 October 2007
Date: Thursday, 18 Oct 2007 17:48:02 -0700
Subject: EMLS Special Issues
EMLS is pleased to announce a double launch of two guest-edited Special
Court culture 1642-1660, EMLS Special Issue 15 (September, 2007) edited
by Jerome de Groot and Peter Sillitoe.
The Long 1590s, EMLS 13.2/Special Issue 16 (September, 2007) edited by
Lisa Hopkins and Annaliese Connolly.
As usual, both collections are available for download free-to-air and
without subscription from http://purl.org/emls.
The contents are as follows:
* Introduction: Court culture in the 1640s and 1650s.  Jerome de
Groot (University of Manchester) and Peter Sillitoe (University of
* 'Hot and eager in courtship': representations of court life in the
parliamentarian press, 1642-9.  Jason Peacey (University College London).
* The Hague Courts of Elizabeth of Bohemia and Mary Stuart:
Theatrical and Ceremonial Cultures.  Julie Sanders (University of
Nottingham) and Ann Hughes (Keele University).
* 'Tyer'd in her Banish'd dress': Henrietta Maria in exile.  Karen
Britland (Keele University).
* 'Long, dangerous and expensive journeys': the grooms of the
bedchamber at Charles II's court in exile.  Geoffrey Smith
(University of Melbourne).
* Actors and the Court after 1642.  John Astington (University of
* 'Soveraigne Receipts' and the Politics of Beauty in The Queens
Closet Opened.  Edith Snook (University of New Brunswick).
The Long 1590s
* Foreword.  Annaliese Connolly and Lisa Hopkins (Sheffield Hallam
* 'These latter days of the world': the Correspondence of Elizabeth I
and James VI, 1590-1603.  Rayne Allinson, (Magdalen College, Oxford).
* 'To Love and Be Wise': the Earl of Essex, Humanist Court Culture,
and England's Learned Queen.  Linda Shenk (Iowa State University).
* 'The representing of so strange a power in love': Philip Sidney's
Legacy of Anti-factionalism.  Richard Wood (Sheffield Hallam University).
* 'Et in Arcadia Ego': The Politics of Pirates in the Old Arcadia,
New Arcadia and Urania.  Claire Jowitt (Nottingham Trent University).
* 'You serued God he set you free': Self, Nation, and Celebration in
the Wager-Voyaging Adventure of Richard Ferris.  Michael Manous
(University of California, Riverside).
* 'Resolve me of all ambiguities': Doctor Faustus and the Failure to
Unify.  Andy Duxfield (Sheffield Hallam University).
* '[I]ygging vaines' and 'riming mother wits': Marlowe, Clowns and
the Early Frameworks of Dramatic Authorship.  Kirk Melnikoff
(University of University of North Carolina at Charlotte).
* Peele's David and Bethsabe: Reconsidering Biblical Drama of the
Long 1590s.  Annaliese Connolly (Sheffield Hallam University).
* The ' Turk Phenomenon' and the Repertory of the Late Elizabethan
Playhouse.  Mark Hutchings (University of Reading).
* To Sodomize a Nation: Edward II, Ireland, and the Threat of
Penetration.  Marcie Bianco (Rutgers University).
* Shakespeare and the Invention of the Heterosexual.  Stephen
Guy-Bray (University of British Columbia).
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