Publications by TIDE team members

In Print


Christofides, Roger. Othello’s Secret: The Cyprus Problem, The Arden Shakespeare Shakespeare Now series (London: Bloomsbury, 2016).

Christofides, Roger. ‘“Are we turned Turks?”: the Cyprus Problem in Othello, Soliman and Perseda, and Selimus’, Journal of Mediterranean Studies, 25 (2016), 5–17.

Christofides, Roger. ‘“The action to the word, the word to the action”: reading Hamlet with Cavell and Derrida’, co-authored with David Rudrum and April Lodge, Angelaki: Journal of the Theoretical Humanities, 21 (2016), 177–91.

Das, Nandini. ‘Encounter as Process: England and Japan in the Sixteenth Century’, Renaissance Quarterly, 69 (2016), 1343–68.

Melo, João. ‘In Search of a Shared Language: The Goan Diplomatic Protocol’, Journal of Early Modern History, 20 (2016), 390–407.

Melo, João. ‘Akbar’, in David Thomas and John Chatsworth, eds, Christian-Muslim Relations: a Bibliographical History 1500–1900, volume 11 (Leiden: Brill, 2016), 34–7.

Melo, João. ‘Akbar’s farmans concerning Portuguese-Mughal relations and Akbar’s letter to Philip II (Philip I of Portugal)’ in David Thomas and John Chesworth, eds, Christian-Muslim Relations: a Bibliographical History 1500–1900, volume 11 (Leiden: Brill, 2016), 37–52.


Melo, João. ‘Review of The Mughal Padshah: A Jesuit Treatise on Emperor Jahangir’s Court and Household, by Jorge Flores’, Journal of Jesuit Studies, 4 (2017) 529–31.

Smith, Haig. ‘“God shall enlarge Japheth, and he shall dwell in the tents of Shem”: the changing face of religious governance and religious sufferance in the East India Company, 1610–1670’, in William A. Pettigrew and Mahesh Gopalan, eds, The East India Company 1600–1857: Essays on Anglo-Indian Connection (New Delhi: Routledge, 2017), 93–113.

Working, Lauren. ‘Locating Colonization at the Jacobean Inns of Court’, Historical Journal, 72 (2017), 1–23.

Smith, Haig. ‘Risky Business: the Seventeenth-Century English Company Chaplain and Policing Interaction and Knowledge Exchange’, for Journal of Church and State, (2017).


Christofides, Roger. Guest editor and contributor for forthcoming special issue of Synthesis, ‘The Cyprus Problem in Literature and Theory’ (2017).

Das, Nandini, and Tim Youngs, eds. The Cambridge History of Travel Writing (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, forthcoming)

Melo, João. Jesuit Writings from the Mughal Court: A Critical Edition (Boston: Institute of Advanced Jesuit Studies).

Working, Lauren, ‘Objects of Resistance, Emblems of Survival: Challenging Contemporary Cultural Appropriation with Historical Artefacts’, edited volume for Transnational Indigenous Perspectives.