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Wilfrid Laurier University Faculty of Arts
April 16, 2014
Canadian Excellence

Dr. Anne Russell

Associate Professor

Contact Information
Phone: 519-884-0710 ext.3423

Office Location: Woods 3-114
Office Hours: Tuesday 1:00-2:00 or by appt.
Languages Spoken


Academic Background
BA (Trent), MA, PhD (York). Associate Professor (1992).

Research Interests:Early modern drama and poetry, early modern women writers, Aphra Behn.

Co-editor, Enacting Gender on the English Renaissance Stage, with Viviana Comensoli (University of Illinois Press, 1999); Editor. A Critical Edition of Aphra Behnís *The Rover* (Broadview Press, 1994; 2nd edition, 1999).

Selected Recent Articles:"Aphra Behn, Textual Communities, and Pastoral Sobriquets" in English Language Notes 40.4 (June 2003); "The Politics of Print and the Tragedie of Antonie" in Research Opportunities in Renaissance Drama 62 (2003); "'Public' and 'Private' in Aphra Behn's Miscellanies" in Write or Be Written: Early Modern Women Poets and Cultural Constraints (Ashgate, 2001); "Aphra Behn's Miscellanies: The Politics and Poetics of Editing" in Philological Quarterly 77.3 (1998); "Tragedy, Gender, Performance: Women as Tragic Heroes on the Nineteenth-Century Stage" in Comparative Drama 30.2 (1996).