'St Edgar and his Demons' and 'Why Celebrate Shakespeare?'

Posted on Friday 15th March 2013

Professor Ewan Fernie has recently given two high profile public lectures.

Cover of 'The Demonic: Literature and Experience' by Ewan FernieOne of these, ‘St Edgar and his Demons’, drew on his new book The Demonic: Literature and Experience. This lecture was given in Dublin under the auspices of the UCD / Abbey Theatre Shakespeare Lecture Series. Listen to the podcast of this lecture.

Fernie also spoke recently at the new Kingston Shakespeare Seminar (KiSS) at the Rose Theatre, Kingston. Here his title was ‘Why Celebrate Shakespeare?’ and his talk related to a new project, also involving Professor Michael Dobson. Here you can find more on this related project.