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Dr Hannah August


School of English and Media Studies

Research Projects

Summary of Research Projects

Position Current Completed
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Research Outputs


August, HMR. (2014). Book review: Two lamentable tragedies by Robert Yarington, ed. by Chiaki Hanabusa. TLS - The Times Literary Supplement. , 14-14
[Book Review]Authored by: August, H.
August, HMR. (2012). Book review; The framing text in early modern drama: ‘whining’ prologues and ‘armed’ epilogues, by Brian Schneider. TLS - The Times Literary Supplement.
[Book Review]Authored by: August, H.


August, HMR.(2015). No country for old maids? Talking about the ‘man drought’. Wellington: Bridget Williams Books
[Authored Book]Authored by: August, H.
August, HMR. (2015). Tickling the senses with sinful delight: The pleasure of reading comedies in early modern England. In S. Smith, J. Watson, & A. Kenny (Eds.) The Senses in Early Modern England, 1485-1660. (pp. 201 - 216). Manchester, United Kingdom: Manchester University Press
[Chapter]Authored by: August, H.


August, HMR. (2013). Early modern readers of small format English commercial drama, 1584-1660: Identities, expectations, and responses. (Doctoral Thesis)
[Doctoral Thesis]Authored by: August, H.


August, HMR."Self-justifying genre theory in playbook paratexts". . Melbourne
[Conference Paper]Authored by: August, H.
August, HMR.Courteous Reader, (of what sexe soeuer): Thomas Heywood and female playreaders. . Boston, Massachusetts
[Conference Paper]Authored by: August, H.
August, HMR.Write your name faire I pray: Early modern readers’ manuscript responses to print in English play quartos. . Manchester, United Kingdom
[Conference Paper]Authored by: August, H.


August, HMR. (2017, November). Mining the margins: Reading readers' marks in non-Shakespearean playbooks. Presented at Centre for Reformation and Early Modern Studies, University of Birmingham, UK.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: August, H.
August, HMR. (2016, November). "The Value of the Humanities in a Neoliberal Environment".
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: August, H.

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