Professor Warren Chernaik

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Name:
Professor Warren Chernaik
Qualifications:
BA (Cornell), MA, PhD (Yale)
Position/Fellowship type:
Senior Research Fellow, Emeritus Professor
Institute:
Institute of English Studies
Home institution:
King's College London
Location:
124 Mansfield Road London NW32JB
Phone:
020 7485 1930
Email address:
warren.chernaik@kcl.ac.uk
Website:
http://www.kcl.ac.uk/schools/humanities/depts/english/people/warren.html

Research Summary and Profile

Research interests:
Early Modern, English Literature
Regions:
England, Europe, United Kingdom
Summary of research interests and expertise:

Primary Interest: Early Modern English Literature
Secondary Interest: History

Project summary relevant to Fellowship:

Member of:
The British Milton Seminar
British Shakespeare Seminar
London Shakespeare Seminar
World Shakespeare Congress
Milton Society of America
Renaissance Society of America
British Society of Eighteenth Century Studies

President of University of London Extra Mural Literature Association

Advisory editor, The Works of Aphra Behn

Organising Committee Member of International Milton Seminar

Consultant on manuscripts submitted to Wiley-Blackwell, Cambridge University Press, University of Toronto Press, Manchester University Press,Oxford University Press,Restoration, The European Legacy, Shakespeare Quarterly, Milton Quarterly, other academic journals

Contributor to Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Publication Details

Related publications/articles:

Date Details
01-Jan-2017 Milton and the Burden of Freedom

Monographs

 Cambridge Univesity Press, 2017

01-Jan-2017 Harsh Remedies: Satire and Politics in 'Last Instructions to a Painter'

Chapters

 

 

Chapter in The Oxford Handbook of Andrew Marvell, ed. Martin Dzelzainis and Edward Holbeerton, Oxford Unjiversity Press, 2017, forthcoming.

01-Jan-2017 Review of John Donne, ed. Janel Mueller

Review

 Review of John Donne, ed. Janel Mueller (Oxford University Press, 2015), in The Seventeenth Century, 32 (2017), 217-20

01-Jan-2017 Review of Oxford Handbook of the Bible in Early Modern England

Review

 Review of The Oxford Handbook of the Bible in Early Modern England, ed, Kevin Killee et al (Oxford University Press, 2015), in MIlton Quarterly, 51 (2017), 124-7.

01-Jan-2017 Review of Richard Wilson, Worldly Shakespeare

Review

 Review of Richard Wilson, Worldly Shakespeare (Edinburgh, 2016), in Shakespeare Jahrbuch, 2017, 30-31.

01-Jan-2017 Review of William Walker, Antiformalist, Unrevolutionary, Illiberal Milton

Review

 Review of William Walker, Antiformalist, Unrevolutionary, Illibera Milton (Farnham: Ashgate, 2014), in The European Legacy, 22 (2017), forthcoming

01-Jan-2017 Review of Milton in the Long Restoration, ed. Blair Hoxby and Anne Baynes Coiro

Review

 Review of MIlton in the Long Restoration, ed. Blair Hoxby and Anne Baynes Coiro (Oxford University Preess, 2016), in The European Legacy, 22 (2017), forthcoming

01-Jan-2016 “The Death of the Roman Republic: Julius Caesar and Cicero”

Chapters

 in Julius Caesar: A Critical Readeer, ed. Andrew James Hartley (Bloomsbury Arden Shakespeare, 2016), pp. 175-99, 255-9.

01-Jan-2016 Crossing the Red Sea: The Ceremonial Law, Typology, and the Imagination

Chapters

 

 

 Chapter in Thomas Traherne and Seventeenth Century Thought (Boydell and Brewer, 2016), pp. 107-129

01-Jan-2016 Review of Shakespeare's The Merchant of Venice

Review

 Review of Shakespeare's The Merchant of Venice at Shakespeare's Globe, in "Shakespeare", 12 (2016), 71-73.

01-Jan-2016 Review of Shakespeare's Measure for Measure

Review

 Review of Shakespeare's Measure for Measure at Shakespeare's Globe, in "Shakespeare", 12 (2016),

01-Jan-2016 Choosing a Captain Back for Egypt: Milton and the Restortion

Chapters

 in From Revolution to Restoration, ed. Janet Clare (Manchester University Press), forthcoming

01-Jan-2016 Review of The Arden Shakespeare Coriolanus, ed. Peter Holland

Review

  Shakespeare Quarterly, 66 (Winter 2015), 463-5.

01-Jan-2016 Review of Rachel Foxley, The Levellers: Radical political thought in the English Revolution

Review

 Review of Rachel Foxley, The Levellers: Radical political thought in the English Revolution, in The European Legacy, 20 (2015), 783-4

01-Jan-2015 Pepys and the Restoration Theatre

Chapters

 Chapter in Samuel Pepys: Plague, Fire, Revolution, ed, Margarette Lincoln (Thames and Hudson, 2015), pp. 80-89.

01-Jan-2014 Review of Ian Gentles, Oliver Cromwell: God’s Warrior and the English Revolution

Review

 Review of Ian Gentles, Oliver Cromwell: God’s Warrior and the English Revolution, in The European Legacy, 19 (2014).

01-Jan-2014 Review of Webster’s The Duchess of Malfi at Shakespeare’s Globe

Review

 Review of Webster’s The Duchess of Malfi at Shakespeare’s Globe, in Shakespeare, 10 (2014), 346-8.

01-Jan-2014 Shakespeare at Work: Four Kings and Two Shrews

Articles

 Cahiers Elisabethains, 85 (Spring 2014), 21-38.

01-Jan-2014 Instruments of Darkness: Witches and the Supernatural in Four Versions of Macbeth

Articles

 

 

 in Shakespeare on Screen: Macbeth, ed, Sarah Hatchuel, Nathalie Vienne-GUerrin and Victoria Bladen. Presses universitaires de Rouen et du Havre, 2013, 37-52

01-Jan-2014 Shakespeare as Co-Author: The Case of 1 Henry VI

Journal articles

 in Medieval and Renaissance Drama in England, 27 (2014), 192-220

01-Jan-2014 Review of Marlowe's Doctor Faustus at Shakespeare's Globe

Review

 Review of Marlowe's Doctor Faustus at Shakespeare's Globe  in  Shakespeare, 9 (2013), 128-31.

01-Jan-2013 Review essay on five plays in Globe to Globe season, Shakespeare's Globe, April-June 2012

In Shakespeare, 9 (2013), 241-7

01-Jan-2013 Choosing a Captain Back for Egypt: Milton and the Restoration

Chapters

Accepted for publication in From Republic to Restoration: Legacies and Departures, ed. Janet Clare (Manchester University Press, 2013).

01-Jan-2013 Dying Young: Shakespeare's Children

Journal articles

in English, 62 (2013), 103-26

01-Jan-2013 The Hebrew Bible and the Propaganda Wars.

Review essay of Achsah Guibbory, Christian Identity, Jews, and Israel in Seventeenth Century England, in The European Legacy, 18 (2013), 479-82.

01-Jan-2013 Review of Shakespeare's Richard III at Shakespeare's Globe

 

In Shakespeare, 9 (2013), 128-31.

01-Jan-2013 Review of Shakespeare's Henry V at Shakespeare's Globe

In Shakespeare, 9 (2013), 125-7

01-Jan-2013 The Myth of Rome in Shakespeare and his Contemporaries

Monographs

Cambridge University Press, 201.Paperback edition, 2013

01-Jan-2012 The Dyer's Hand: Jonson and Shakespeare

Chapters

Chapter in The Cambridge Companion to Shakespeare and Contemporary Dramatists, ed. Ton Hoenselaars. Cambridge University Press, 2012, pp. 54-69

01-Jan-2012 'Paradise Recovered: Milton and Traherne'

Articles

Gabor Ittyes and Miklos Peti, eds. Milton Through the Centuries. Budapest: L'Harmattan Publishing, 2012

01-Jan-2012 'Tragic Freedom in Samson Agonistes'

Journal articles

Joseph Shub, ed. John Milton, European, Part 1: The European Legacy, 17.2 (April 2012), pp. 197-211.

01-Jan-2012 "Areopagitica: The Known Rules of Antient Libertie"

Journal articles

in John Milton, European, Part 2, ed. Joseph Shub. The European Legacy, 17.3 (June 2012), pp. 317-331.

01-Jan-2012 Review of Shakespeare's Much Ado about Nothing at Shakespeare's Globe, May 2011

Review

In Shakespeare, 8 (July 2012), 262-3

01-Jan-2012 Review of Marlowe's Doctor Faustus at Shakespeare's Globe, June 2011

Review

In Shakespeare, 9 (2013), 128-31

01-Jan-2011 Review of Julie Sanders, ed., Ben Jonson in Context

Review

Cahiers Elisabethains, 79 (Spring 2011)

01-Jan-2011 Review of Antony and Cleopatra, Royal Shakespeare Company, May 2010

Review

Shakespeare, 7 (April 2011)

01-Jan-2011 Review of Henry VIII, Shakespeare's Globe, May 2010

Shakespeare, 7 (April 2011)

01-Jan-2011 “Linked Sweetness: Milton and Music” The Seventeenth Century

Journal articles

The Seventeenth Century, 26 (2011). 23-43

01-Jan-2011 “Sex. Tyranny, and the Problem of Allegiance: Political Drama in the Restoration”, in Theatre and Culture in Early Modern England: Leviathan to Licensing Act, ed. Catie Gill

Chapters

Ashgate, 2010 pp. 87-105

01-Jan-2009 The Poet's Time: Politics and Religion in the Work of Andrew Marvell

Monographs

Cambridge University Press. Reprinted 2009.

01-Jan-2008 "Such a king as no chisel can mend": Marvell, Charles II, and Republicanism

Chapters

In New Perspectives on Andrew Marvell, ed. Gilles Sambras. Reims, Epure, 2008, pp. 97-111

01-Jan-2007 The Cambridge Introduction to Shakespeare's History Plays

Monographs

Cambridge University Press, 2007

01-Jan-2005 "Was Marvell a Republican?"

Journal articles

The Sewventeenth Century , 20 (2005), 77-96

01-Jan-2005 The Merchant of Venice

Writers and their Work series. Tavistock: Northcote House, in association with the British Council

01-Jan-2004 Review of Brian Vickers 'Shakespeare, Co-Author: A Historical Study of Five Collaborative Plays'

Review

Review of Brian Vickers 'Shakespeare, Co-Author: A Historical Study of Five Collaborative Plays', Modern Language Review, 99

01-Jan-2004 Review of 'The Prose Works of Andrew Marvell'

Review

Review of 'The Prose Works of Andrew Marvell', ed. Annabel Patterson et al, Review of English Studies, 55.

01-Jan-2004 Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Research aids

Lives of Edmund Waller, Katherine Philips, Thomas Stanley, William Chillingworth, James Nokes, Dorothy Spenser Countess of Sunderland, Richard Ames, John Ayloffe, Alexander Radcliffe, Car Scrope, William Hicks, Henry Parrot, and Robert Mylne.

01-Jan-2003 Review of Odai Johnson 'Rehearsing the Revolution: Radical Politics in the English Restoration'

Review

Review of Odai Johnson 'Rehearsing the Revolution: Radical Politics in the English Restoration', Modern Language Review, 98.

01-Jan-2002 Captains and Slaves: Aphra Behn and the Rhetoric of Republicanism'

The Seventeenth Century 17

Relevant Events

Related events:

Date Details
01-Jan-2017 Eve's Turning Point: Politics and Theology in Paradise Lost (1667)

 Seminar paper, Bangor Conference on the Restoration, July 2017

01-Jan-2016 God's Just Yoke: Justice in Paradise Lost

 British MIlton Seminar, October 2015, and International Association of University Professors of English, London, July 2016

01-Jan-2015 Providence and Freedom in Milton

 International Milton Symposium, University of Exeter, July 2015

15-Mar-2014 Tyrannie must be: Milton and the Restoration

 Seminar paper, British Milton Seminar, Bermingham, March 2014

01-Jan-2014 Mark Twain and America: A Studey in Contradictions

 Lecture delivered at University of London Extra-Mural Association, December 2013.

01-Jan-2014 The Death of the Roman Republic: Julius Caesar and Cicero

 Seminar paper, International Shajkespeare Conference, Stratford upon Avon, August 2014

01-Jan-2014 Pepys and the Restoration Theatre

 Essay to be included in a catalogue for an exhibition on Samuel Pepys at the National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, in 2015.

01-Jan-2013 "Shakespeare as Co-Author: The Case of 2 Henry VI"

Accepted for publication in Medieval and Renaissance Drama in England, 27 (2014)

01-Jan-2013 Crosing the Red Sea: 'The Ceremonial Law', Typology, and the Imagination

Accepted for publication in a volume of essays on Thomas Traherne

01-Jan-2013 "Monarchy and Servitude: The Politics of Paradise Lost"

Seminar paper, conference on Images of Monarchy, 1649-=1714, Bangor University, July 2013

01-Jan-2013 "Myths of Rome: Julius Caesar and Coriolanus

Seminar paper, ESRA conference on Shakespeare and Myth, Montpellier, France, June 2013

01-Jan-2013 "I banish you: Shakespeare's Coriolanus

Programme note for production of Coriolanus by The Shakespeare Theatre, |Washington, DC, USA, March-June 2013.

01-Jan-2012 Shakespeare at Work: Four Kings and Two Shrews

seminar paper, International Shakespeare Conference, Stratford upon Avon, 6-10 August 2012. Accepted for publication in Cahiers Elisabethains, 2014

01-Jan-2011 “Tragic Freedom in Samson Agonistes”

British Milton Seminar

01-Jan-2011 Instruments of Darkness: Witches and the Supernatural in Four Versions of Macbeth

World Shakespeare Congress, Prague, Czech ;Republic, 19 July 2011. Accepted for publication in Shakespeare on Screen: Macbeth.

01-Jan-2011 Julius Caesar and Republicanism: Shakespeare. Jonson;, and some contemporaries

seminar paper, Ancient Rome and Early Modern England conference, Jesus College Osvord, 21-22 May 2011.

01-Jan-2010 Political Shakespeare

Conference paper. International Shakespeare Seminar, 9-11 August 2010

01-Jan-2010 The Early Shakespeare and Pembroke's Men

Seminar. British Shakespeare Association conference, 11-13 September 2010

01-Jan-2009 Dying young: Shakespeare's children

Keynote speaker. Canterbury Christ Church University, 28-29 March 2009.

01-Jan-2009 Linked sweetness: Milton and Music

Conference paper. Oxford University, 24-5 March 2009. Accepted for publication in The Seventeenth Century (2011).

01-Jan-2009 Julius Caesar and Republicanism

Conference Paper. Newcastle University, 16-18 July 2009

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