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Shakespeare Institute in Weimar

Shakespeare Institute in Weimar
Description
The Shakespeare Institute featured prominently at the 150th birthday of the Deutsche Shakespeare Gesellschaft (German Shakespeare Society): the oldest such society in the world
Date:
27/05/2014

Michael Dobson on civic Shakespeare in Britain and Ireland

Michael Dobson on civic Shakespeare in Britain and Ireland
Description
Dublin lecture by Michael Dobson now available as a podcast.
Date:
27/05/2014

Macbeth in New York

Macbeth in New York
Description
Professor Russell Jackson is working again with Sir Kenneth Branagh for the revival of last year's sensational 'immersive' production of Macbeth in New York.
Date:
27/05/2014

World Shakespeare Congress 2016 - Call for Submissions

World Shakespeare Congress 2016 - Call for Submissions
Description
The tenth World Shakespeare Congress of the International Shakespeare Association will honour Shakespeare's 400-year legacy and celebrate the continuing global resonance of his work.
Date:
23/05/2014

SMS text messaging use among low-literate multilingual adolescents

SMS text messaging use among low-literate multilingual adolescents
Description
Dr Caroline Tagg receives funding from the Society of Educational Studies for study.
Date:
23/05/2014

Dr Chris Laoutaris' Shakespeare and the Countess makes Sunday Telegraph 'book of the week'

Dr Chris Laoutaris' Shakespeare and the Countess makes Sunday Telegraph 'book of the week'
Description
Chris Laoutaris' new book Shakespeare and the Countess: The Battle that Gave Birth to the Globe made the Sunday Telegraph's 'Book of the Week' with a review by the author Jessie Childs in the Telegraph's 'Seven' magazine.
Date:
20/05/2014

Dr Chris Laoutaris on Newstalk Radio

Dr Chris Laoutaris on Newstalk Radio
Description
Dr Chris Laoutaris talked about his new book on The Moncrief Show, Newstalk Radio.
Date:
20/05/2014

Shakespeare Institue celebrates Shakespeare's 450th birthday

Shakespeare Institue celebrates Shakespeare's 450th birthday
Description
Fellows, honorary fellows and students of the university's Shakespeare Institute have been centre stage around the world during the rash of conferences, ceremonies, processions and theatre festivals that have marked the playwright's 450th birthday .
Date:
16/05/2014

Unique Partnership with UFSC Celebrated in Florianópolis

Unique Partnership with UFSC Celebrated in Florianópolis
Description
Translation and Discourse Studies academics from the University of Birmingham and Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina (UFSC) gathered in Florianópolis on Friday 12 April 2014 to celebrate a unique 27-year partnership, which is thought to be Birmingham's longest.
Date:
07/05/2014

Alumnus wins BBC Writersroom 10 scheme

Alumnus wins BBC Writersroom 10 scheme
Description
Drama and Theatre Arts alumnus Joe White has just been announced as one of 10 winners of the prestigious BBC Writersroom 10 scheme.
Date:
29/04/2014
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