MARIO DiGANGI

DiGangi Pic 2 MARIO DiGANGI (Ph.D. Columbia University) is Professor of English at Lehman College and the Graduate Center, CUNY, where he serves as Executive Officer of the Ph.D. Program in English. He is the author of The Homoerotics of Early Modern Drama (Cambridge, 1997) and Sexual Types: Embodiment, Agency, and Dramatic Character from Shakespeare to Shirley (Pennsylvania, 2011), and has also contributed to Shakesqueer: A Queer Companion to the Complete Works of ShakespeareLove, Sex, Intimacy and Friendship between Men, 1550-1800A Companion to Renaissance Drama; and A Companion to Shakespeare’s Works: The Comedies. He has edited Romeo and Juliet and A Midsummer Night’s Dream for the Barnes & Noble Shakespeare, and The Winter’s Tale for the Bedford Shakespeare: Texts and Contexts series. He is working on a new book, Affective Politics: Alternative Histories on the Early Modern Stage. He has co-directed four NEH Faculty Humanities Workshops on Shakespeare and in Fall 2011 taught a Folger Shakespeare Institute on “Sexuality, Theory, History, Drama.”