Department of English

University of Toronto

Teramura, Misha

Misha TeramuraM. Teramura
Assistant Professor; Graduate Faculty, University of Toronto St. George
UTSG Office Phone: 416-978-6144
UTSG Office Location: Jackman Humanities Building, 170 St. George Street, Room 712.
Office Hours and/or Leave Status: Mondays 1:00pm-2:00pm; Thursdays 9:00am-10:00am

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


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

“Prophecy and Emendation: Merlin, Chaucer, Lear’s Fool,” postmedieval 10 (2019): 50-67.

“Black Comedy: Shakespeare, Terence, and Titus Andronicus,” ELH 85 (2018): 877-908.

 “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
“Francis Beaumont” and “John Pits,” in The Chaucer Encyclopedia, gen. ed. Richard Newhauser (Hoboken, NJ: Wiley-Blackwell, forthcoming).

“Shakespeare’s Ruined Quires,” in Loss and the Literary Culture of Shakespeare’s Time, ed. Roslyn L. Knutson, David McInnis, and Matthew Steggle (Palgrave Macmillan, forthcoming).

 “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 ‘Indecipherable’ Line of the Love’s Labour’s Won Bookseller’s List,” Notes & Queries (forthcoming).

“The Terence Editions of Thomas Marshe,” Papers of the Bibliographical Society of America 113 (2019): 69-82.

“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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