Department of English

University of Toronto

Teramura, Misha

Misha TeramuraM. Teramura
Assistant Professor
Office Phone: 416-978-6144
Office Location: Jackman Humanities Building, Room 712.
Office Hours and/or Leave Status: Tuesday 3-5pm

Teaching and Research Interests
Early modern English literature; Shakespeare; early modern drama; theatre history; history of the book; manuscript studies.

B.A. (Honours), University of Toronto; A.M., Ph.D., Harvard University



“Black Comedy: Shakespeare, Terence, and Titus Andronicus,” ELH (forthcoming).

“William Percy’s Logical Song,” Medieval and Renaissance Drama in England (forthcoming).

 “Against Friendship: An Essay by the ‘Wizard’ Earl of Northumberland,” English Literary Renaissance 47 (2017): 380–411.

 “Richard Topcliffe’s Informant: New Light on The Isle of Dogs,” Review of English Studies 68 (2017): 44–59.

 “The Admiral’s Vayvode of 1598,” Early Theatre 18.1 (2015): 79–99.

“The Anxiety of Auctoritas: Chaucer and The Two Noble Kinsmen,” Shakespeare Quarterly 63 (2012): 544–76.

Book Contributions

“Shakespeare’s Ruined Quires,” in Lost Plays and the Literary Culture of Shakespeare’s Time, ed. Roslyn L. Knutson, David McInnis, and Matthew Steggle (in preparation; under contract with Palgrave Macmillan).

 “Documents” (rev. ed.), The Norton Shakespeare, 3rd ed., gen. ed. Stephen Greenblatt (New York: Norton, 2015). Print (10 pp.) and online (73 pp.).

“Brute Parts: From Troy to Britain at the Rose, 1595–1600,” Lost Plays in Shakespeare’s England, ed. David McInnis and Matthew Steggle (Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2014), 127–47.

Shorter Articles

“The Terence Editions of Thomas Marshe,” Papers of the Bibliographical Society of America (forthcoming).

“Spenser’s Chrysogone and Euripides’ Medea,” Notes & Queries 64 (2017): 254–55.

“Chaucer Folios in Colonial America: A Correction,” The Chaucer Review 51 (2016): 503–14.

“Tamburlaine in Ludlow, Again: Onomastic Evidence Reconsidered,” Notes & Queries 63 (2016): 464–66.

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