AboutScott Oldenburg teaches and writes about Shakespeare, 16th and 17th century British literature and culture, and critical pedagogy. He has published on early modern race and immigration as well as early popular politics.
EducationSUNY Buffalo, PhD, English
San Francisco State University, MA, English
San Diego State University, BA, English + Certificate in Applied Linguistics/TESOL
Work Shared in CORE
• A Weaver-Poet and the Plague: Labor, Poverty, and the Household in Shakespeare’s London (Penn State University Press, 2020).
• Alien Albion: Literature and Immigration in Early Modern England (University of Toronto Press, 2014).
• with Kristin M. S. Bezio (eds.), Religion and the Early Modern British Marketplace (Routledge, 2022).
• with Kristin M. S. Bezio (eds.), Religion and the Medieval and Early Modern Global Marketplace (Routledge, 2021).
Projects1. I am working on a book-length study of early modern speech pathology, tentatively titled Shakespearean Dysfluencies.
2. Matteo Pangallo and I are coediting a collection of essays on early modern drama in the wake of Brexit.
3. Off in the distance I plan to write a book on anarchism and early modern studies.
MembershipsMLA, RSA, SAA, SCSC