Campus Directory: Ian McAdam

University of Lethbridge

Ian McAdam
English Department
Office: B810F (University Hall)
Phone: (403) 329-2371
Fax: (403) 382-7191


BA (English, Hons.), University of Victoria; MA (English), University of Toronto; PhD (English), Dalhousie University


Shakespeare, Early modern drama, Milton and the seventeenth-century religious poets, Reformation theology, Psychology of religion, Psychoanalytic approaches to Renaissance literature, Renaissance magic and witchcraft, Early modern masculinity

Research Areas

Masculine self-fashioning in Shakespeare, The effects of Reformation theology on early modern masculine self-construction

Previous Research Areas

Renaissance magic and witchcraft, Masculine self-fashioning in early modern drama

Selected Publications


The Irony of Identity: Self and Imagination in the Drama of Christopher Marlowe. Newark: University of Delaware Press, 1999.

Masculinity and Magic in Early Modern English Drama, Duquesne University Press, 2009.


See link to personal website.

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