MA in Shakespeare Studies
Taught with Globe Education, Shakespeare's Globe
The MA in Shakespeare Studies offers students the opportunity to study the plays of Shakespeare and his contemporaries in their critical, textual and theatrical contexts. Students on the programme examine the output of the London theatres in the period 1590-1640, analysing the play texts, companies, repertories, buildings, cultural contexts and the urban locations of the theatres.
MA in Early Modern English Literature: Text and Transmission
Taught with the British Library
The MA in Early Modern English Literature: Text & Transmission offers the opportunity to study early modern literary texts not only in light of recent critical approaches but also as material artefacts. Students on this programme learn how to work with a wide range of texts in their original editions and how to reconstruct and understand the contexts within which these texts were first produced, read or performed.