LEGGATT, Alexander. Canadian, b. 1940. Genres: Young adult fiction, Literary criticism and history, Theatre. Career: University of Toronto, University College, lecturer, 1965-67, assistant professor, 1967-71, associate professor, 1971-75, professor of English, 1975-. Guggenheim Fellowship, 1985-86; Killam Fellowship, 1995-97. Publications: Citizen Comedy in the Age of Shakespeare, 1973; Shakespeare's Comedy of Love, 1974; Ben Jonson: His Vision and His Art, 1981; English Drama: Shakespeare to the Restoration 1590-1660, 1988; Shakespeare's Political Drama, 1988; Harvester Twayne New Critical Introductions to Shakespeare: King Lear, 1988; Shakespeare in Performance: King Lear, 1991; Jacobean Public Theatre, 1992; English Stage Comedy 1490-1990, 1998; Introduction to English Renaissance Comedy, 1999; (ed.) The Cambridge Companion to Shakespearean Comedy, 2002. Address: University College, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada M5S 3H7.