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Shakespeare and Nietzsche, Sept 2

On Saturday September 2, 2017 Shakespeare at the Temple -symposium returns to Garrick’s Temple with a fourth event, this time on Shakespeare and Nietzsche with talks by Katie Brennan, Paul Kottman, Bjorn Quiring, Tracy Strong and Scott Wilson. There will be a concert … Continue reading

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Saturday July 15: Old St Paul’s and Culture -symposium

The place to go in London on Saturday is St Paul’s! A great programme and line up of speakers: see their website if tickets are still available. Old St Paul’s and Culture: A Symposium Hosted by the University of Sussex Centre … Continue reading

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Up-coming events, Summer and Autumn 2017

Here are the up-coming symposia and conferences. Our Thursday seminars will also continue–more on those soon! Sept 2: Shakespeare and Nietzsche (Shakespeare at Garrick’s Temple) Nov 17-18: Marlowe and Shakespeare Dec 9: Shakespeare’s Philosophical Turn (KiSSiT one-day conference) More info … Continue reading

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Speaker biographies for Shakespeare and Marx + concert programme

See the programme for tomorrow’s conference – some tickets are still available! Here are the speaker biographies followed by the concert programme. Booking for both at Eventbrite. David Hawkes is Professor of English at Arizona State University. His publications span … Continue reading

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Videos from Marlowe Day 2017 in Canterbury

Christopher Marlowe Day 2017 took place  at the Marlowe Theatre in Canterbury on May 20th, organised by the Marlowe Society. Below is a video montage where you can spy old friends and our own Ildiko Solti. Moreover, another video is linked … Continue reading

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ESRA 2017 Registration open!

Below is a message from our friends at ESRA. Check out the programme, panels and seminars, and you will find familiar people. An exciting conference ahead! Dear Colleagues, We are delighted to announce that the registration for the European Shakespeare … Continue reading

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Marlowe and Shakespeare symposium CFP, Nov 18-19

MARLOWE AND SHAKESPEARE SYMPOSIUM ROSE THEATRE KINGSTON NOVEMBER 17 – 18 2017 Confirmed speakers include Gabriel Egan, Jean Howard, Charles Nicholl, Lois Potter, Robert Sawyer, Gary Taylor, Brian Vickers and Stanley Wells Proposals are invited for 25-minute presentations, or panels … Continue reading

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Shakespeare and Marx -symposium, June 24

KINGSTON SHAKESPEARE SEMINAR AT GARRICK’S TEMPLE SHAKESPEARE AND MARX SATURDAY JUNE 24 2017 10.00: Chair: Richard Wilson (Kingston University)  David Hawkes (Arizona State University) ‘Marx and Shakespeare Today: Towards an Ethics of Representation’ 11.00: Coffee 11.30: Chair: Kiernan Ryan (Royal … Continue reading

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Sir Stanley Wells: The Genius of Shakespeare -podcast

Sir Stanley Wells delivers the 2017 Rose Theatre Shakespeare Birthday Lecture. The lecture is entitled ‘The Genius of Shakespeare’. The session is chaired by Richard Wilson. The Shakespearean actor Andrew Jarvis receives the Lifetime Achievement Award from the British Shakespeare Association on behalf … Continue reading

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Margaret Jones-Davies: Shakespeare, le « nid de cygnes » et le rêve d’Europe

Shakespeare, le « nid de cygnes » et le rêve d’Europe Shakespeare, poète national, est le plus souvent cité pour ses tirades à la gloire d’une Angleterre insulaire, forte de son indépendance. La plus célèbre, dans Richard II (1595) chante l’invulnérabilité de l’île: … Continue reading

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