Further Reading on Shakespeare and Race

Alexander, Catherine M. S., and Stanley Wells. Shakespeare and Race. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2000. Bowie State University Stacks PR3069.R33S5 2000

Arts Council of Great Britain. Shakespeare in Art: Paintings, Drawings and Engravings Devoted to Shakespearean Subjects. London, 1964. UMCP Art Library Stacks PR2883.A79

Bovill, E. W., and Robin. Hallett. The Golden Trade of the Moors. 2nd ed. rev. London: Oxford University Press, 1968. UMCP Off-Site Shelving DT356.B6 1968

De Grazia, Margreta, Maureen Quilligan, and Peter Stallybrass. Subject and Object in Renaissance Culture. Cambridge England: Cambridge University Press, 1996. UMCP McKeldin Library Stacks CB361.R34 1996

Earle, T. F., and K. J. P. Lowe. Black Africans in Renaissance Europe. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, 2005. UMCP McKeldin Library Stacks D233.2.B44B53 2005

Erickson, Peter., and Clark Hulse. Early Modern Visual Culture: Representation, Race, Empire in Renaissance England. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2000. UMCP McKeldin Library Stacks NX544.A1E18 2000

Fisher, Jay McKean, and Baltimore Museum of Art. Théodore Chassériau, Illustrations for Othello. Baltimore, Md.: Baltimore Museum of Art, 1979.  UMCP Off-Site Shelving NE2049.5.C48F5

Guégan, Stéphane., et al. Chassériau: Un Autre Romantisme. Paris: Réunion des muséetionaux, 2002. UMCP Art Library Folio ND553.C47A4 2002

Habib, Imtiaz H. Shakespeare and Race: Postcolonial Praxis in the Early Modern Period. Lanham: University Press of America, 2000. UMCP McKeldin Library Stacks PR3069.R33H33 2000

Jones, Eldred D. The Elizabethan Image of Africa. Charlottesville: Published for the Folger Shakespeare Library by the University Press of Virginia, 1971. UMCP McKeldin Library Stacks DT32.3.J65

Majid, Anouar. We Are All Moors: Ending Centuries of Crusades against Muslims and Other Minorities. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2009. UMCP McKeldin Library Stacks BP172.M28 2009

Matar, N. I. Turks, Moors, and Englishmen in the Age of Discovery. New York: Columbia University Press, 1999. UMCP McKeldin Library Stacks DS63.2.G7M38 1999

Molineux, Catherine. Faces of Perfect Ebony: Encountering Atlantic Slavery in Imperial Britain. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 2012. UMCP McKeldin Library Stacks DA125.N4M65 2012

Vaughan, Virginia Mason. Othello: A Contextual History. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1994. UMCP Art Library Stacks PR2829.V38 1994


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