Lorna Wallace

Issued: Mon, 25 Sep 2017 15:57:00 BST

University of Stirling

The Ideals of Duty: Renaissance History Plays and the Politics of Duty

Academic History:

2017 - present: PhD in English - University of Stirling

2015 - 2016: MRes in Humanities, Distinction - University of Stirling

2011 - 2015: BA (Hons) in English Studies, First Class - University of Stirling


Dr Angus Vine

Dr Kelsey Jackson Williams

Professor John Drakakis

Research Interests:

  • Renaissance History Plays
  • Source Scholarship
  • Historiography
  • Renaissance History and Politics
  • Political, Philosophical and Pedagogical Texts
  • Humanism

Previous Research Projects:

BA Dissertation: ‘“And set the murderous Machiavel to school”: Kingship and Power in Shakespeare’s History Plays: A Machiavellian Critique’

MRes Dissertation: ‘The Ideals of Duty: Renaissance Roman Plays and the Politics of Duty’


University of Stirling Postgraduate Merit Scholarship

AHRC Doctoral Training Partnership

Contact Details:

Address: Literature and Languages, Pathfoot, University of Stirling, Stirling FK9 4LA

Email: lorna.wallace1@stir.ac.uk