The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 10.2083  Monday, 29 November 1999.

From:           W. L. Godshalk <This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.>
Date:           Wednesday, 24 Nov 1999 16:18:36 -0500
Subject: 10.2069 Re: Burgundy and France
Comment:        Re: SHK 10.2069 Re: Burgundy and France

Mike Jensen writes:

>I have the impression that not everyone who has posted really grasps
>Wells' editorial approach.  It is not a secret.  While preparing the
>Oxford Collected Works, Wells wrote a book titled _Re-Editing
>Shakespeare for the Modern Reader,_ published in 1984.  Therein he
>discusses his approach to editing early modern texts.

Apparently Mike wants us to discuss Wellsian editorial theory and
practice in general rather than in particular.  If so, Mike, where would
you like to begin?  With the Falstaff/Oldcastle controversy?  Of course,
this would bring us right back to name changing.

Yours, Bill Godshalk

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