Ewan Fernie

Ewan Fernie is Chair, Professor and Fellow at The Shakespeare Institute, University of Birmingham.  His latest books are Shakespeare for Freedom: Why the Plays MatterMacbeth, Macbeth (with Simon Palfrey); and Thomas Mann and Shakespeare: Something Rich and Strange (edited with Tobias Döring).  New Places: Shakespeare and Creativity, edited with Paul Edmondson, is forthcoming.

Ewan Fernie with the Shakespeare tribute presented to the nineteenth-century Hungarian freedom fighter Lajos Kossuth. Image courtesy of the National Széchényi Library, Budapest; photo by Peter Rákossy.