Will Tosh: Elizabethan poet Richard Barnfield, sexual identity, and literature as consolation

ABL #16,  15 April, 2020

In:  Conversations, Identity

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Will Tosh, Research Fellow and Lecturer at Shakespeare’s Globe, talks to Emma Whipday about little-known Elizabethan sonneteer (and friend of Shakespeare) Richard Barnfield, sexual identity, literature as consolation and why sexual desire is like a nest of snakes under a hedge…


  • Will Tosh
  • Early modern literary historian