• Melinda J. Gough McMaster University
  • Erin E. Kelly University of Victoria
  • Helen M. Ostovich McMaster University
  • Sarah E. Johnson Royal Military College of Canada


This editors' introduction to volume 21, issue 2 (December 2018) calls attention to anticipated future content and offers a memorial to the late Andrew Bretz, a valued Early Theatre contributor and colleague.

Author Biography

Melinda J. Gough, McMaster University

Shormishtha Panja, panjashormishtha@gmail.com, is a professor in the department of English, University of Delhi. She is the author of Sidney, Spenser and the Royal Reader (Cambridge Scholars Publishing 2017) and has co-edited numerous books on Shakespeare, on visual culture, and on gender studies in India including Performing Shakespeare in India: Exploring Indianness, Literatures and Cultures (Sage 2016), Word Image Text: Studies in Literary and Visual Culture (Orient BlackSwan 2009, rpt. 2017), and Signifying the Self: Women and Literature (Macmillan 2004, rev. ed. 2017). She has edited several books including Shakespeare and the Art of Lying (Orient BlackSwan 2013). Her current research project is the Boydell Shakespeare Gallery.