Simon Ryle: Bre(e/a)ch: Macbeth and the language of terror

Dali Macbeth act IV sc i

We are happy to have Simon Ryle (University of Split) as the third speaker in the KiSS Shakespeare and the Uncanny series. His talk is entitled ‘Bre(e/a)ch: Macbeth and the language of terror’. We will convene at 6.30 in the Gallery at the Rose Theatre, Kingston. Check the event page, too. As always, free and open everyone!

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Simon Ryle teaches literature and film at the University of Split, Croatia. His monograph, Shakespeare, Cinema and Desire: Adaptation and Other Futures of Shakespeare’s Language, was published in 2014 by Palgrave Macmillan.

Here is a brief account of his book: “Shakespeare, Cinema and Desire explores the desires and the futures of Shakespeare’s language and cinematographic adaptations of Shakespeare. Tracing ways that film offers us a rich new understanding of Shakespeare, it highlights issues such as media technology, mourning, loss, the voice, narrative territories and flows, sexuality and gender.”

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One Response to Simon Ryle: Bre(e/a)ch: Macbeth and the language of terror

  1. Pingback: Spring 2016 series of KiSS: Shakespeare and the Uncanny | Kingston Shakespeare Seminar

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