Will Tosh is a Research Fellow and Lecturer at Shakespeare’s Globe in London. He is the author of two academic books, Playing Indoors: Staging Early Modern Drama in the Sam Wanamaker Playhouse (Bloomsbury Arden Shakespeare), and Male Friendship and Testimonies of Love in Shakespeare’s England (Palgrave Macmillan), which revealed the intimate social circle of the Elizabethan spy Anthony Bacon. Will’s work has been praised as ‘spry and judicious, humane and knowledgeable’ and ‘a pleasure to read’ (TLS). Will was educated at the University of Oxford and Queen Mary University of London. He had a previous career as an actor, and appears regularly on TV, radio and online to discuss Shakespeare, the theatre, and early modern culture.
Straight Acting: The Many Queer Lives of William Shakespeare is forthcoming from Sceptre.
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