Prof Richard Wilson

Position: NA
School: Humanities
Extension: 62586
Location: Room Pr-Rbb-20, Penrhyn Road


Richard Wilson is an internationally recognised literary critic and Shakespeare scholar. Previously based at the University of Lancaster and Cardiff University, Wilson has been a visiting professor at the Sorbonne, a fellow of Shakespeare’s Globe and the academic adviser for the BBC series In Search.

Research outputs

Number of items: 6.


Wilson, Richard (2015) As mice by lions: political theology and 'Measure for measure'. Shakespeare, 11(2), pp. 157-177. ISSN (print) 1745-0918


Wilson, Richard (2016) Worldly Shakespeare: the theatre of our good will. Edinburgh, U.K. : Edinburgh University Press. 320p. ISBN 9781474411325

Wilson, Richard (2013) Free Will: art and power on Shakespeare's stage. Manchester, U.K. : Manchester University Press. 466p. ISBN 9780719091780

Book Section

Wilson, Richard (2014) Monstrous to our human reason: minding the gap in The Winter's Tale. In: Bronfen, Elisabeth and Neumeier, Beate, (eds.) Gothic renaissance: a reassessment. Manchester, U.K. : Manchester University Press. ISBN 9780719088636

Wilson, Richard (2013) Like an Olympian wrestling: Shakespeare's Olympic Game. In: Holland, Peter, (ed.) Shakespeare survey: working with Shakespeare. Cambridge, U.K. : Cambridge University Press. pp. 82-95. (Shakespeare Survey, no. 66) ISBN 9781107041738

Wilson, Richard (2012) 'The words of Mercury': Shakespeare and Marlowe. In: Hoenselaars, Ton, (ed.) The Cambridge companion to Shakespeare and contemporary dramatists. Cambridge, U.K. : Cambridge University Press. pp. 34-53. (Cambridge Companions to Literature) ISBN 9780521767545

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