Jennifer Park is Assistant Professor of English, specializing in early modern drama, at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. She will be a Charles Montgomery Gray short-term research Fellow at the Newberry Library and a Folger Fellow with the Before ‘Farm to Table’ Project at the Folger Shakespeare Library in 2019. She received her B.A. from Yale University and her Ph.D. from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Her work focuses on the intersections of literature, science, materiality, race, gender, performance, and play in early modern England. She has published in Renaissance and Reformation, Studies in Philology, and Performance Matters, and is currently working on a book-length research project on early modern recipes, science and medicine, and hidden transculturalisms in the plays of Shakespeare and his contemporaries.