Janelle Jenstad


Janelle Jenstad, associate professor in the department of English at the University of Victoria, is the general editor and coordinator of The Map of Early Modern London. She is also the assistant coordinating editor of Internet Shakespeare Editions. She has taught at Queen’s University, the Summer Academy at the Stratford Festival, the University of Windsor, and the University of Victoria. Her articles have appeared in the Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies, Early Modern Literary Studies, Elizabethan Theatre, Shakespeare Bulletin: A Journal of Performance Criticism, and The Silver Society Journal. Her book chapters have appeared (or will appear) in Performing Maternity in Early Modern England (Ashgate, 2007), Approaches to Teaching Othello (Modern Language Association, 2005), Shakespeare, Language and the Stage, The Fifth Wall: Approaches to Shakespeare from Criticism, Performance and Theatre Studies (Arden/Thomson Learning, 2005), Institutional Culture in Early Modern Society (Brill, 2004), New Directions in the Geohumanities: Art, Text, and History at the Edge of Place (Routledge, 2011), and Teaching Early Modern English Literature from the Archives (MLA, forthcoming). She is currently working on an edition of The Merchant of Venice for ISE and Broadview P. She lectures regularly on London studies, digital humanities, and on Shakespeare in performance.

Roles played in the project

  • Author
  • Author of Abstract
  • Author of Stub
  • Author of Term Descriptions
  • Author of Textual Introduction
  • Compiler
  • Conceptor
  • Copy Editor
  • Course Instructor
  • Course Supervisor
  • Course supervisor
  • Data Manager
  • Editor
  • Encoder
  • Encoder (Structure and Toponyms)
  • Final Markup Editor
  • GIS Specialist
  • Geographic Information Specialist
  • Geographic Information Specialist (Modern)
  • Geographical Information Specialist
  • JCURA Co-Supervisor
  • Main Transcriber
  • Markup Editor
  • Metadata Co-Architect
  • MoEML Transcriber
  • Name Encoder
  • Peer Reviewer
  • Primary Author
  • Project Director
  • Proofreader
  • Researcher
  • Reviser
  • Second Author
  • Second Encoder
  • Toponymist
  • Transcriber
  • Transcription Proofreader
  • Vetter

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