'… smart and brave.' The Times Literary Supplement
'… an invaluable survey of the extent of stage and screen adaptations of early modern drama … The elegant prose of Screening Early Modern Drama builds a compelling and sensitive narrative.' Cahiers Élisabéthans
Pascale Aebischer's accessible and groundbreaking study examines film adaptations of early modern plays that challenge the values and conventions of mainstream cinematic Shakespeare. It explains how digital technologies, in the hands of independent filmmakers, internet users and scholar-practitioners, have helped to transform the canon of early modern drama on screen.