Department of English

West Chester University

Contact Info
Dr. Jen Bacon
532 Main Hall
West Chester, PA 19383

Joseph Navitsky

  • Assistant Professor of English
    Ph.D., Boston University
    M.A., Boston University
    B.A., St. Joseph's University
  • Research Interests
    Shakespeare and the early modern stage
    Early modern religious conflict and satire
    Print culture and professional authorship

  • Recent Publications
    • "Scurrilous Jests and Retaliatory Abuse in Shakespeare’s Troilus and Cressida.” English Literary Renaissance 42.1 (December 2011).
    • Entries for “Martin Marprelate,” “William Kempe,” and “William Allen" in The Blackwell Encyclopedia of English Renaissance Literature, eds. Garrett Sullivan and Alan Stewart. (2011).