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A Most Lamentable Comedy: Gorboduc as Christmas Entertainment

29 December 2016

by Harriet Archer Incredulous early modernists regularly round on Paul and me at conferences, insisting that Gorboduc is THE MOST BORING PLAY IN THE WORLD, or sentiments in that vein....

‘Carelesse of Countrey’? Mapping Gorboduc

17 September 2016

Harriet Archer The Gorboduc Project aims to re-situate Norton and Sackville’s play, politically and generically, but first and foremost, spatially. Ideas of devolution and displacement...