Early modern English literature and culture, with an emphasis upon literature's participation in political debate; Senecan tragedy; classical reception; historicist criticism; drama.
Early British literature; history of drama; renaissance drama; Shakespeare; Milton; other interesting things!
Additional Campus Affiliations
Professor, Program in Medieval Studies
Professor, Unit for Criticism and Interpretive Theory
Perry, C. (2020). Shakespeare and Senecan Tragedy. Cambridge University Press.
Perry, C. (2006). Literature and favoritism in early modern England. Cambridge University Press. https://doi.org/10.1017/CBO9780511483875
Perry, C. (1997). The making of Jacobean culture: James I and the renegotiation of Elizabethan literary practice. Cambridge University Press.
Perry, C. (2019). After Decorum: Self-Performance and Political Liminality in Antony and Cleopatra. In D. Lovascio (Ed.), Antony and Cleopatra: A Critical Reader (pp. 113-131). (The Arden Shakespeare). Bloomsbury Publishing.
Perry, C. (2020). Correr, Calfhill, and the Early Elizabethan Affordances of Senecan Tragedy. Translation and Literature, 29(1), 117-35.
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