Arthur F. Kinney is Copeland Professor of Literary History at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst and Director of the Massachusetts Center for Renaissance Studies. He is the editor of "A Companion to Renaissance Drama" (Blackwell, 2002) and of the journal "English Literary Renaissance," His other recent publications include "Lies like Truth: Shakespeare, Macbeth, and the Cultural Moment" (2001) and "Shakespeare by Stages" (Blackwell, 2002).