M A Katritzky is Barbara Wilkes Research Fellow in Theatre Studies (English Department) and Director, The Centre for Research into Gender and Otherness in the Humanities (FASS), at The Open University, Milton Keynes. She is a former Fellow of NIAS, the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation and the Herzog August Library. Publications include: Transnational Connections in Early Modern Theatre (2020, ed. with Pavel Drábek); Ashgate Performance Practice Reprint Series (2014, series ed. with Jim Davis); Healing, Performance and Ceremony in the Writings of Three Early Modern Physicians: Hippolytus Guarinonius and the Brothers Felix and Thomas Platter (2012); Women, Medicine and Theatre 1500-1750: Literary Mountebanks and Performing Quacks (2007), The Art of Commedia: A Study in the Commedia dell’Arte 1560-1620 with Special Reference to the Visual Records (2006).