Details about forthcoming publications, or calls for papers.

CFP: Digital Shakespeares (Special Issue)

February 17, 2012

Digital Shakespeares: Innovations, Interventions, Mediations A Special Issue of The Shakespearean International Yearbook Edited by Hugh Craig and Brett D. Hirsch If data is “the next big idea in language, history and the arts”, as Patricia Cohen has suggested, whereRead More

Marlowe Bibliography Online (MBO)

January 20, 2012

New Resource The Marlowe Bibliography Online ( is an initiative of the Marlowe Society of America and the University of Melbourne. Its purpose is to facilitate scholarship on the works of Christopher Marlowe by providing a searchable annotated bibliography of relevant publications.Read More

Just released! Kate Flaherty’s, Ours As We Play It: Australia Plays Shakespeare

August 31, 2011

Kate Flaherty, Ours As We Play It: Australia Plays Shakespeare (UWA Publishing, 2011). Ours As We Play It is the first monograph to draw together a wealth of primary resources from theatre archives and rehearsal rooms, including images, reviews, andRead More

ANZSA-related publications: Hilary Elfick’s An Ordinary Storm

August 17, 2011

Hilary Elfick’s An Ordinary Storm — a meditation on The Tempest set in Polynesia, performed at the 2008 ANZSA conference in Dunedin — has recently (2010) been published by the University of Otago and now also appears in a UKRead More

The King and I, by Philippa Kelly

August 8, 2011

ANZSA members may also be interested in Philippa Kelly’s book, THE KING AND I, which came out in Australia early in the year and is a meditation on Australian culture through the prism of King Lear. It is with theRead More

Just released: Louise Noble’s Medicinal Cannibalism in Early Modern English Literature and Culture

August 8, 2011

Medicinal Cannibalism in Early Modern English Literature and Culture examines an important moment in the long history of the medical use and abuse of the human body. In early modern Protestant England, the fragmented corpse was processed, circulated, and ingestedRead More

ERA journal assessment open for consultation

March 17, 2011

The ARC has opened its ERA 2012 website for scholars to register on and submit comments about the journal rankings. Individuals must log into the ARC’s specified website and submit feedback in the stipulated format on the ARC’s webform. ARead More

CFP: Emotions in the Medieval and Early Modern World

August 3, 2010

Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence for the History of Emotions University of Western Australia Centre for Medieval and Early Modern Studies Perth Medieval and Renaissance Group Conference Emotions in the Medieval and Early Modern World 8-11 June, 2011. TheRead More

News & Resources

July 13, 2010

Got an Australian address? Need EEBO? Did you know that anyone with an Australian postal address is eligible for a National Library of Australia borrowing card, which provides remote access to eResources including Early English Books Online? Go to More