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Dr. Lisa S. Starks-Estes is Associate Professor of English at University of South Florida St. Petersburg, where she is Director of the MLA in Liberal Studies Program. She has presented papers, published articles, edited special issues of journals, and co-edited book collections on sexuality and violence in Renaissance drama, Shakespeare on screen, and other topics. Her most recent publications include a scholarly monograph, entitled _Violence, Trauma, and Virtus in Shakespeare's Roman Poems and Plays: Transforming Ovid_ (Palgrave Macmillan, 2014), along with chapters in two new book collections, _Staging the Blazon in Early Modern English Theater_ (ed. Deborah Uman and Sara Morrison, Ashgate, 2013) and _Violent Masculinities: Male Aggression in Early Modern Texts and Culture (ed. Jennifer Feather and Catherine Thomas, Palgrave, 2013)_. She is currently working on the topic of Shakespeare and Jewish American culture. She lives with her husband, Jack Estes, and several critters in sunny St. Petersburg, Florida.