Thursday seminars at the Shakespeare Institute

Research students attending a Thursday seminar at the Shakespeare Institute

During the Autumn and Spring terms, the Institute runs a series of Thursday seminars which are given by members of staff and invited speakers. 

The seminars usually start at 14:00 in The Shakespeare Institute Hall, and last approximately 45 minutes. They will be followed by a question and answer session.  

University of Birmingham staff, students and guests are welcome to attend. 

Private iteration and public life: William Dering's 1623 adaptation of Shakespeare's Henry IV

Private iteration and public life: William Dering's 1623 adaptation of Shakespeare's Henry IV

Date
29/01/2015
Description
Shakespeare Institute seminar given by Professor John Jowett (Shakespeare Institute).
Shakespeare's voice

Shakespeare's voice

Date
05/02/2015
Description
Professor David Schalkwyk (Director of Global Shakespeare – Queen Mary, University of London and University of Warwick).
Nicholas Okes & Co.: co-operative publication and Q1 King Lear

Nicholas Okes & Co.: co-operative publication and Q1 King Lear

Date
12/02/2015
Description
Shakespeare Institute seminar given by Jennifer Young (School of English, University of Leeds).
Handling Ophelia in recent stage productions of Hamlet

Handling Ophelia in recent stage productions of Hamlet

Date
26/02/2015
Description
Shakespeare Institute seminar given by Nicoleta Cinpoes (University of Worcester).
Quoting the Queen: style, authority and reported speech in sixteenth century correspondence

Quoting the Queen: style, authority and reported speech in sixteenth century correspondence

Date
05/03/2015
Description
Shakespeare Institute Seminar given by Dr Melanie Evans (Department of English Language and Applied Linguistics, University of Birmingham).
Shakespeare and Equality

Shakespeare and Equality

Date
12/03/2015
Description
Shakespeare Institute seminar given by Dr Joseph Wallace (Department of English Literature, University of Birmingham).
Shakespeare's Insides: A Study of the Complete Soliloquies and Asides

Shakespeare's Insides: A Study of the Complete Soliloquies and Asides

Date
19/03/2015
Description
Shakespeare Institute seminar given by Dr Marcus Nordland (University of Gothenburg).
Shakespeare Institute Seminar

Shakespeare Institute Seminar

Date
26/03/2015
Description
Shakespeare Institute seminar given by Professor Mark Knights (Department of History, University of Warwick).