EARLY THEATRE will be publishing 2 issues a year, one in June and the other in December.   We are always interested in receiving an article or note on any aspect of early modern performance or theatre history, and are still reviewing material for Volume 5.2.  

For the next issue, here is the table of contents.  

EARLY THEATRE 5.1 (June 2002)

"Mrs Noah and Didactic Abuses"     by JANE TOLMIE (Harvard)

"The Certainty of Uncertain Knowledge: The Collaborative Authorship of _The
Changeling_"  by RICHARD NOCHIMSON (Yeshiva)

"Playhouse Calls: Folk Play Doctors on the Elizabethan Stage"  by RICHARD F.
HARDIN (U of Kansas)

"The Performance of Disguise"  by PETER HYLAND (Huron University College)

Susan Frye and Karen Robertson, eds. Maids and Mistresses, Cousins and
Queens. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1999. Rev. by Joan Larsen Klein.

Alan Dessen and Leslie Thomson. Dictionary of Stage Directions in English
Drama. Rev. by Linda McJannet

Records of Early English Drama. Sussex. Edited by Cameron Louis. Brepols and
University of Toronto Press, 2000. Rev. by David Hickman

H. R. Coursen. Shakespeare: The Two Traditions. Madison: Fairleigh Dickinson
University Press, 1999. Rev. by Deborah Cartmell.

Margareta de Grazia and Stanley Wells, editors. The Cambridge Companion to
Shakespeare. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2001. Rev. by Peter

Richard Harp and Stanley Stewart, editors. The Cambridge Companion to Ben
Jonson. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2000. Rev. by James Hirsh.

T. F. Wharton, ed. The Drama of John Marston. Cambridge: Cambridge
University Press, 2000. Rev. by Ray Rice.

John Cox. The Devil and the Sacred in English Drama, 1350-1642. Cambridge:
Cambridge University Press, 2000. Rev. by Peter Happe.

Chris Humphrey. The Politics of Carnival: Festive Misrule in Medieval
England. Manchester UP/Palgrave, 2001. Rev. by Kathleen Ashley.

Please note:  inclusion of all reviews in the June issue depends on
available space.

For subscription, please contact CRRS Publications
[log in to unmask]

Business Information:
    71 Queen's Park E
    Victoria University
    Toronto ON M5S 1K7
  Phone: 416-585-4465

Helen Ostovich
Editor, EARLY THEATRE / Professor, Dept of English 
McMaster University
Hamilton, ON, Canada L8S 4L9
(905)525-9140 x24496  FAX (905)777-8316