Lisa Dickson is Associate Professor of English at the University of Northern British Columbia. Her primary research concerns performance on stage and in film, with a focus on the politics and aesthetics of represented violence, and particularly the intersection of violence and beauty. She is currently working on a book-length study of these issues in the context of Shakespearean drama.
'James Robert Allard and Mathew R. Martin (eds), Staging Pain 1580-1800: Violence and Trauma in British Theater (Aldershot: Ashgate, 2009)'.
14.1 (2011): 141-47 (paper). Article 8.
Available at: http://digitalcommons.mcmaster.ca/earlytheatre/vol14/iss1/8