How to write literary history when no literature survives, with David McInnis and Matt Steggle
ABL #55, 2 July, 2020
David McInnis and Matt Steggle tell us about their work on the lost plays of Shakespeare’s period, when plays are much more likely to be lost than to survive. They share insights into the wealth of information we have on lost plays and the theatrical culture they were part of.
For more on these ideas, see:
- Lost Plays Database (ed. Roslyn L. Knutson, David McInnis, and Matthew Steggle)