The Department of English and the Agricola Seminar invite you to the Annual MacDonald Lecture: ‘Reviewing the Spectatorial Turn: Witnessing Drama from the Cycle Plays to Shakespeare’.
Speaker: Greg Walker, Regius Professor of Rhetoric and English Literature at the University of Edinburgh.
Time/Date: Monday 11 March at 4pm
Venue: Academy Building A7
Prof. Walker teaches literature of the medieval and early modern periods. His publications include:
- The Oxford Handbook of Tudor Drama, co-edited with Thomas Betteridge (Oxford University Press, 2012)
- The Oxford Handbook of Medieval Literature, co-edited with Elaine Treharne (Oxford University Press, 2010)
- Writing Under Tyranny: English Literature and the Henrician Reformation (Oxford University Press, 2005, 2007)
- ed. Medieval Drama: An Anthology (Blackwell, 2000)
- The Politics of Performance in Early Renaissance Drama (Cambridge University Press, 1998; paperback, 2006)
- ed.: John Skelton (Everyman Poetry Library, 1997)
- Persuasive Fictions: Faction, Faith, and Political Culture in the Reign of Henry VIII (Scolar Press, 1996)
- Plays of Persuasion: Drama and Politics at the Court of Henry VIII (Cambridge University Press, 1991)
- John Skelton and the Politics of the 1520s (Cambridge University Press, 1988, 2002)