Rachel Lacy Boersma

Rachel Lacy teaches ENGL 110 (Academic Reading, Writing and Thinking) at Corpus Christi College. She is a PhD candidate in English at the University of British Columbia. Her research interests include early modern English drama, especially Shakespeare; Reformation history and sacramental theology; materialist philosophy, and historical semiotics.


PhD English Literature (continuing) – University of British Columbia

MA Theatre Arts (2015) – University of Ottawa

BA French and Theater Studies (2010) – University of Arizona


“Shakespeare’s Religious Language: A Dictionary by R. Chris Hassel, and: Shakespeare and Religion by Alison Shell, and: The Reformation of Emotions in the Age of Shakespeare by Steven Mullaney.” Shakespeare Bulletin, 34.1 (Spring 2016): 183-86.