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Painted Devils, Siren Tongues

The Semiotic Universe of Jacobean Tragedy


Justyna Galant

The book outlines the semiotic universe of Jacobean drama, examining both canonical tragedies by Thomas Middleton, John Webster and less known dramas such as Anonymous Lust’s Dominion, Markham and Sampson’s Herod and Antipater or Thierry and Theodoret by Beaumont and Fletcher.
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I would like to thank Artur Blaim and Ludmiła Gruszewska Blaim, whose expert advice and encouragement have been invaluable in the process of bringing this project to completion. I also want to thank Jerzy Limon and José Eduardo Reis, as well as the members of the Editorial Board of the series, Joanna Durczak, Fátima Vieira, Antonis Balasopoulos, and David Malcolm, whose kind suggestions helped me to improve this book. I wish to personally thank my friends from the English Literature Department of Maria Curie-Skłodowska University, Marta Komsta, Katarzyna Pisarska, Elżbieta Perkowska-Gawlik, Andrzej Kowalczyk and Urszula Terentowicz-Fotyga, for their fantastic support and care. Finally, I would like to express my gratitude to my parents, Urszula and Adam Galant, as well as my partner, Michael Wolkind, for their unvarying encouragement and patience.

Special thanks to Maria Curie-Skłodowska University for funding this publication.

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