Miriam Jacobson

University of Georgia

Miriam Jacobson is Associate Professor of English at the University of Georgia, where she teaches courses in early modern British literature. Her research interests include Anglo-Ottoman trade, the role of antiquity, and the relationship between material culture and the imagination. Jacobson is the author of Barbarous Antiquity: Reorienting the Past in the Poetry of Early Modern England, (University of Pennsylvania Press, 2014) and the co-editor of The Routledge Handbook of Shakespeare and Global Appropriation (2019) and Organic Supplements: Bodies and Things of the Natural World, 1580-1790 (University of Virginia Press, 2020).


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