Emanuel Stelzer

Foto,  March 14, 2021
Temporary Assistant Professor
Academic sector
Palazzo di Lingue,  Floor Primo,  Room 1.11
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  • pdf   CV   (pdf, en, 245 KB, 16/03/21)

Emanuel Stelzer is Researcher in Engish Literature. His main research areas are early modern literature and drama, textual studies, and the relationships between visual culture and textuality. He is the author of Portraits in Early Modern English Drama: Visual Culture, Play-Texts, and Performances (Routledge, 2019) and Shakespeare Among Italian Criminologists and Psychiatrists, 1870s-1920s (Skenè. Texts and Studies, 2021). His articles have appeared in international journals such as The Huntington Library Quarterly, Critical Survey, Early Theatre, The Journal of English and Germanic Philology, English Studies, and Notes and Queries. His work on the seventeenth-century author William Sampson has been awarded with a ‘Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions Seal of Excellence’ and the ‘Centennial Essay Prize’ from the Huntington Library Quarterly. He has also translated into Italian Philip Massinger's The Picture (Aracne, 2017) and John Milton's Comus (ETS, 2020). Dr Stelzer is also managing editor of Skenè: Journal of Theatre and Drama Studies and contributes to YWES (The Year’s Work in English Studies, Oxford University Press).

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Research interests
Topic Description Research area
Literature and material and visual culture Literary texts and material and visual culture studies English and Anglophone Literatures
Visual Arts & Image Studies
Mediations of classical mythology in early modern English drama Mediations of classical mythology in sixteenth- and seventeenth-century English drama English and Anglophone Literatures
Historical period codes: 1500-1600
Early modern paradoxes Early modern texts belonging to paradoxical genres English and Anglophone Literatures
Literature (General): Comparative literature
Shakespeare Shakespeare textual criticism English and Anglophone Literatures
Shakespeare and criminology The uses of Shakespeare among nineteenth-century and early twentieth-century criminologists English and Anglophone Literatures
Early modern literature and drama Sixteenth- and seventeenth-century British literature and drama English and Anglophone Literatures
Historical period codes: 1500-1600
Title Starting date
PerformAbility 1/1/22
Perform/Ability 10/1/19
PRIN 2017: Classical Receptions in Early Modern English Drama 5/1/19
ISS - Intercultural Shakespeare Studies 1/1/19
SENS: Shakespeare’s Narrative Sources: Italian novellas and their European dissemination. 6/1/18
SCS - Shakespeare's Classical Sources 6/1/18
CLASSED: CLAssical and Sixteenth- and Seventeenth-century English Drama: Reception and Source Study 1/1/18
Progetto di eccellenza: Le Digital Humanities applicate alle lingue e letterature straniere 1/1/18