Obituary: Remembering Lawrence M. Clopper

  • Alexandra F. Johnston University of Toronto
Keywords: Lawrence M Clopper, medieval drama,


This brief note recognizes the connection between the late Professor Larry Clopper and REED.

Author Biography

Alexandra F. Johnston, University of Toronto
Alexandra F. Johnston ( is a professor of English at the University of Toronto and has been director of Records of Early English Drama (which she was instrumental in founding) since 1975. She is co-editor with Margaret Rogerson of the first of the REED series, the Records of York (1979) and is also co-editor of the Oxford University and City records to be published soon. She has written extensively on many aspects of early drama. Since 1974 she has been closely associated with the Poculi Ludique Societas and is presently chair of the PLS Board. She convened the symposium mounted in association with the production of the York Cycle in 1998.