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Kingston Shakespeare is the home of KiSS, and its offshoot KiSSiT. Both explore the world by thinking through Shakespeare.

LITTLE STARS AND GALLOPING STEEDS: SEX IN SHAKESPEARE Friday June 22 2018

KINGSTON SHAKESPEARE SEMINAR  LITTLE STARS AND GALLOPING STEEDS SEX IN SHAKESPEARE Friday June 22 2018 Rose Theatre Kingston  09.30 Registration  10:00 Opening remarks: Christian Smith (Kingston University) 10:15 Desire Nell McKeown (King’s College London) ‘Emilia’s Phoenix Love: Female Eroticism in The Two … Continue reading

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Foucault and Shakespeare programme June 23

KINGSTON SHAKESPEARE SEMINAR AT GARRICK’S TEMPLE SATURDAY JUNE 23 2018 FOUCAULT AND SHAKESPEARE 10.00: Chair: Richard Wilson (Kingston University) Jonathan Dollimore ‘Foucault, Shakespeare and Cultural Materialism’ 11.00: Coffee (Temple Pavilion) 11.30: Chair: David Schalkwyk (Queen Mary University London) Kélina Gotman … Continue reading

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CFP: Shakespeare and Presentism, July 28, 2018

KINGSTON SHAKESPEARE SEMINAR UNIVERSITY OF NEVADA LAS VEGAS CALL FOR PAPERS SHAKESPEARE AND PRESENTISM at the Rose Theatre, Kingston, on Saturday July 28 2018 A decade and a half since Terence Hawkes published Shakespeare in the Present, and Helen Moore … Continue reading

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Foucault and Shakespeare Symposium, June 23 [Shakespeare at the Temple]

SHAKESPEARE AT THE TEMPLE David Garrick built his Shakespeare Temple beside the Thames at Hampton in 1755 as a place where ‘the thinkers of the world’ would meet to reflect on the plays. He hoped Voltaire would come. Now the … Continue reading

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Much Ado About Nothing: A Colloquium -programme

MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING: A COLLOQUIUM ROSE THEATRE KINGSTON Saturday April 21 2018 09.30 Registration 9.45: Welcome Richard Wilson (Kingston Shakespeare Seminar) Alison Findlay (British Shakespeare Association) 10.00: An Introduction to the Play’s Performance History Kathryn Prince (University of Ottawa) … Continue reading

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Event: Music and poetry for Shakespeare’s birthday (Garrick’s Temple), Friday April 20

Music and poetry for Shakespeare’s birthday  The Lovekyn Consort presents songs and dances from the Elizabethan stage, along with Shakespeare’s sonnets and new work inspired by them by actor and poet Amy Neilson-Smith. Zita Syme – Voice William Summers – Renaissance … Continue reading

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Lacan and Shakespeare programme

KINGSTON SHAKESPEARE SEMINAR AT GARRICK’S TEMPLE SATURDAY APRIL 7 2018 LACAN AND SHAKESPEARE 10.00 Matthew Biberman (University of Louisville): ‘Shakespeare, Garrick, Lacan: Making Sense of Hamlet’s Missing Gravediggers’ Chair: Richard Wilson (Kingston University) 11.00: Coffee (Temple Pavilion) 11.30 Penny Georgiou … Continue reading

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MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING: A COLLOQUIUM TO MARK THE ROSE THEATRE PRODUCTION, April 21

KINGSTON SHAKESPEARE SEMINAR BRITISH SHAKESPEARE ASSOCIATION MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING: A COLLOQUIUM TO MARK THE ROSE THEATRE PRODUCTION ROSE THEATRE KINGSTON Saturday April 21 2018: 09.30 – 17.00 Participants include Deborah Cartmell (De Montfort University) Simon Dormandy (Rose Theatre) Alison … Continue reading

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CFP: Little stars and galloping steeds: Sex in Shakespeare, June 22 (KiSSiT)

Little Stars and Galloping Steeds: Sex in Shakespeare Kingston Shakespeare Seminar in Theory Conference June 22, 2018, Rose Theatre, London. 10am – 6:30pm. Call for Papers: There is a lot of sex in Shakespeare. Some characters have sex, some brag … Continue reading

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Yanis Varoufakis: Shake the Superflux -texts

Below you may find the Kingston University press release on the talk by Varoufakis, Richard Wilson’s introduction as well as links to the text of the talk itself and an article about the event. Greece’s former finance minister Yanis Varoufakis … Continue reading

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