Claire Sponsler (email@example.com) is professor of English at the University of Iowa, where she teaches medieval literature with a focus on performance studies and cultural history. She has published on drama and gender, the relationship of archival evidence to performance practices, and cross-cultural theatre, among other topics. Her recent books include Ritual Imports: Performing Medieval Drama in America (2005) and John Lydgate: Mummings and Entertainments, a critical edition (2010).
'Virginia Scott. Women on the Stage in Early Modern France, 1540– 1750. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2010.'.
15.1 (2012). Article 19.
Available at: http://digitalcommons.mcmaster.ca/earlytheatre/vol15/iss1/19