You might think it’s virtually impossible to discover new work by a playwright who’s been dead for nearly 400 years, but that’s just what Alejandro Garcia-Reidy of Syracuse University did in 2014. He talks about his work with Lope de Vega’s Mujeres y Criados (Women and Servants), a play that sheds new light on the important and prolific playwright from Spain’s “Golden Age.”

Images of the manuscript of Lope de Vega's Mujeres y criados. Via Biblioteca Nacional de Espana.

Links:

  • Read Mujeres y Criados in either English or Spanish here (and learn more about the play as well!).
  • Learn more about Alejandro’s discovery in 2014.

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