Details about forthcoming publications, or calls for papers.

Conkie book launch + Merry Wives gala event

April 6, 2016

If you’re near Melbourne on the deathiversary, come along and help Rob Conkie launch his new book, Writing Performative Shakespeares: New Forms for Performance Criticism (Cambridge University Press, 2016). This also happens to work in conjunction with the opening of Shakespeare’sRead More

John Bell, Shakespeare and the Quest for a New Australian Theatre

April 15, 2015

ANZSA members may be interested to know that Adrian Kiernander’s new book, John Bell, Shakespeare and the Quest for a New Australian Theatre has just been published by Brill: This book about the work of actor director John BellRead More

Digital Renaissance Editions launched

April 15, 2015

Congratulations to ANZSA Vice President Brett Hirsch, whose Digital Renaissance Editions was officially launched during the recent SAA meeting in Vancouver! As ANZSA members will know from recent conferences etc., Brett’s been working on putting together the platform and teamRead More

Open-Air Shakespeare: Under Australian Skies

May 13, 2014

Rose Gaby’s book, Open-Air Shakespeare: Under Australian Skies has just been published by Palgrave Macmillan: Congratulations Rose!

Call for Papers: Special Issue of Shakespeare on “Shakespeare and Jonson”

March 3, 2014

Expressions of interest and submissions of abracts due: 16th May 2014 The critical pairing of Jonson and Shakespeare might not always be one of the most illuminating comparisons in literary history, but it is one of the most enduring. TheRead More

Publication Launch: “Shakespeare and Australia”, special issue of *Australian Studies*

December 10, 2013

Elizabeth Schafer and Emma Cox (General Editor and Associate Editor, respectively, of Australian Studies) are pleased to announce that Gay McAuley will be launching the latest issue of Australian Studies – which focusses on the subject of ‘Shakespeare and Australia’: 17.00 Wednesday 11Read More

CFP Conference and special issue: Early Modern Jarman and Derek Jarman and the ‘Renaissance’

July 23, 2013

2014 will mark the twentieth anniversary of Derek Jarman’s death on 19 February 1994. To commemorate the artist’s life-long engagement with early modern drama and culture in his films, set designs, art and writing, Shakespeare Bulletin will be supporting aRead More

CFP: “The Early Modern Witch, 1450-1700” (special issue of *Preternature*)

May 21, 2012

Call for Papers “The Early Modern Witch, 1450-1700” Edited by Alison Findlay and Liz Oakley-Brown Special Issue of Preternature (The Pennsylvania State Press) <> The publication of early witchcraft texts created witches by generating controversy about them. Witch-dramas, pamphlets, testimoniesRead More

CFP: “Australia and Shakespeare”

May 11, 2012

Australia and Shakespeare In 2012, the London Olympics year, Shakespeare’s Globe curated a festival of Shakespeare productions entitled Globe to Globe. Productions came to the Globe from all over the world – a total 37 plays in 37 different languages.Read More

The Shakespeare International Yearbook

April 24, 2012

The editors of The Shakespearean International Yearbook are pleased to announce our new advisory board, consisting of leading scholars from the U.S., U.K., Australia, the Netherlands, France, Poland, South Africa, India, and Japan. We are delighted to be able to work withRead More