Welcome to the personal website for Mark Kaethler. Mark is Department Chair, Arts, and teaches early English literature at Medicine Hat College (Medicine Hat, AB). Mark serves as Assistant Director of Mayoral Shows for The Map of Early Modern London as well as Assistant Director for Linked Early Modern Drama Online, both of which are hosted at the University of Victoria (Victoria, BC). In the former directorial capacity, they are overseeing the creation of the first full anthology of mayoral shows, and in the latter they are assisting in linking digital projects and helping to oversee the editing of early dramatic texts. Mark received their doctorate in Literary Studies and Theatre Studies in English from the University of Guelph (Guelph, ON) in 2016. Mark studied previously at Lakehead University (Thunder Bay, ON), and their research interests include digital media; game studies; early modern rhetoric and literature; textual editing; performance and theatre; and 4E Cognition.
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