Portrait of  Dr Callan Davies

Dr Callan Davies

Postdoctoral Research Assistant


Callan Davies works across early modern literary, cultural, and theatre history.  He’s part of the Before Shakespeare team (www.beforeshakespeare.com), for which in his previous role at the University of Roehampton he engaged in archival and performance research in relation to Elizabethan England’s earliest playhouses as the project’s Postdoctoral Research Fellow.  He is the Editor of the Curtain playhouse records for Records of Early English Drama’s REED London Online and a Globe Education Lecturer at Shakespeare’s Globe.  His first monograph, Strangeness in Jacobean Drama, is under contract with Routledge and in the final stages of preparation.