Call for Papers–“Not Shakespeare”

Call for essays for a special issue of Shakespeare Quarterly.

We are seeking essays on Elizabethan, Jacobean, and Caroline drama by theater-poets other than Shakespeare for a special issue of Shakespeare Quarterly entitled “Not Shakespeare,” edited by Lars Engle and David Schalkwyk, which will appear in summer 2014. To be considered for this issue, all essays must be received by 1 September 2013.

Philip Audinet, Ben Jonson, 1811. Engraving, 5 1/2 x 4 in. Folger Shakespeare Library.

Philip Audinet, Ben Jonson, 1811. Engraving, 5 1/2 x 4 in. Folger Shakespeare Library.

Submission guidelines are available here, or contact Mimi Godfrey.

 

Jay L. Halio Prize in Shakespeare and Early Modern Studies—Deadline, September 2013

The University of Delaware Press has announced a competition for the third Jay L. Halio Prize in Shakespeare and Early Modern Studies. The Press welcomes submissions scholars at all stages of their careers, on all aspects of English literature and drama from 1580 to 1620.

The competition carries an award of $1,500.  Information about the competition and submitting manuscripts can be found on the University of Delaware Press web site at  http://www2.lib.udel.edu/udpress/.

The deadline for submissions is September 30, 2013.