Dr Beatrice Groves

Shakespeare, early modern drama, religion and early modern literature, psalms, sonnets, the destruction of Jerusalem in sixteenth and seventeenth century literature.

Shakespeare, Early Modern Literature

Awarded the Sixteenth Century Society Literature Prize in 2013 for “Those Sanctified Places where our Sauiours feete had trode’: Jerusalem in Early Modern English Travel Narratives” SCJ 43:3 (2012)

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  • Early modern tragedy and the Mystery plays: New material evidence

  • "The ears of profiting:” Listening to Falstaff’s Biblical Quotations

  • England’s Jerusalem in Shakespeare’s Henriad

  • Literary Allusion in Harry Potter

  • The salvation of my oath': Contractual Relationships and the Operation of Grace in Middleton's The Revenger's Tragedy