Staged Transgression in Shakespeare’s England

  • Rory Loughnane
  • Edel Semple

Part of the Palgrave Shakespeare Studies book series (PASHST)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Rory Loughnane
    Pages 1-23
  3. William Ingram
    Pages 37-48
  4. Rebecca Lemon
    Pages 104-119
  5. Benjamin Minor, Ayanna Thompson
    Pages 153-164
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 260-298

About this book


Staged Transgression in Shakespeare's England is a groundbreaking collection of seventeen essays, drawing together leading and emerging scholars to discuss and challenge critical assumptions about the transgressive nature of the early modern English stage. These essays shed new light on issues of gender, race, sexuality, law and politics.


comedy drama England Hamlet King Lear law Macbeth stage tragedy William Shakespeare

Editors and affiliations

  • Rory Loughnane
    • 1
  • Edel Semple
    • 2
  1. 1.Indiana University-Purdue University IndianapolisUSA
  2. 2.School of EnglishUniversity College CorkIreland

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