‘Looking for Queen Elizabeth I and the Woman’s Part in Renaissance England’ Topic of April 8 Dugger Lecture

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo.,

April 5, 2010 – “Looking for Queen Elizabeth I and the Woman’s Part in Renaissance England” will be the topic of the 2010 Harold Holmes Dugger Lecture at 8 p.m. on Thursday, April 8, in the University Center Ballroom on the Southeast campus.

Dr. Carole Levin, the Willa Cather Professor of History and Director of the Medieval and Renaissance Studies Program at the University of Nebraska, will present the lecture, which is sponsored by the Southeast Missouri State University Department of History. The lecture is free and open to the public.

Levin’s books include The Heart and Stomach of a King: Elizabeth I and the Politics of Sex and Power; The Reign of Elizabeth I; and Dreaming the English Renaissance. She has co-authored with John Watkins Shakespeare’s Foreign Worlds.