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Keynote speech at the ICAME38 conference in Prague

Keynote speech at the ICAME38 conference in Prague
Description
Professor Michaela Mahlberg will be giving a keynote speech for the ICAME38 conference at Charles University Prague on 26 May.
Date:
15/05/2017

Differentiating Shakespeare

Description
Professor Michael Dobson will be giving a lecture at The Princes Teaching Institute, London on 22 June
Date:
08/05/2017

'it was love for you that set me afire': a celebration of the poetry of Frank O'Hara

'it was love for you that set me afire': a celebration of the poetry of Frank O'Hara
Description
In honour of Frank O'Hara, that most collaborative and collegial of American poets, Dr Rona Cran organised a celebratory event at the Birmingham and Midland Institute.
Date:
05/05/2017

Dr Bodo Winter wins Young Researcher's Award

Dr Bodo Winter wins Young Researcher's Award
Description
Dr Bodo Winter has won the award at the Third International Symposium on Figurative Thought and Language for his paper Synesthetic metaphors are neither synesthetic nor metaphorical.
Date:
02/05/2017

Why appetite for celebrating Shakespeare is still not sated

Why appetite for celebrating Shakespeare is still not sated
Description
Professor Michael Dobson (Shakespeare Institute) presents the latest Birmingham Brief on Shakespeare's 453rd birthday.
Date:
28/04/2017

A day submerged In The Tempest

A day submerged In The Tempest
Description
Student Jennifer (Qian) Zhang describes her experience of a recent UoB/RSC event - a workshop, joining a rehearsal, a lecture on 'Magic and Science', and finally the evening show of the recent RSC production of Shakespeare's The Tempest.
Date:
28/04/2017

Final Year student presents at national Linguistics conference

Final Year student presents at national Linguistics conference
Description
Final year BA Engl´╗┐ish Language student, Samantha Ford has presented her work at the Undergraduate Linguistics Association of Britain (ULAB) 2017 hosted by the University of Cambridge.
Date:
13/04/2017

Arts and Science Festival 2017

Arts and Science Festival 2017
Description
Fifth annual student showcase.
Date:
11/04/2017

The lying game: why unreliable TV narrators matter in the Trump era

The lying game: why unreliable TV narrators matter in the Trump era
Description
James Walters quoted in Guardian article.
Date:
05/04/2017

The Fifth Annual Shakespeare Institute Play-Reading Marathon: Before Shakespeare, 1581-91

The Fifth Annual Shakespeare Institute Play-Reading Marathon: Before Shakespeare, 1581-91
Description
Staff and students of the Shakespeare Institute will read the complete corpus of surviving commercial drama written during the ten years leading up to the debut of William Shakespeare, including plays by Christopher Marlowe, Thomas Kyd, Robert Greene, George Peele, and almost the entire dramatic canon of John Lyly.
Date:
31/03/2017
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