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Celebrating Shakespeare - why bother?

Celebrating Shakespeare - why bother?
Description
Professor Ewan Fernie (Shakespeare Institute) features in an article be the BBC.
Date:
21/04/2016

Victoria Wood CBE (1953 - 2016)

Description
On behalf of the University of Birmingham Drama Department staff and students, past and present, we would like to express our deep sadness on hearing the news of Victoria Wood's passing.
Date:
21/04/2016

BBC Radio 3 to live broadcast special programme featuring Shakespeare Institute students as part of the Shakespeare 400th coverage

BBC Radio 3 to live broadcast special programme featuring Shakespeare Institute students as part of the Shakespeare 400th coverage
Description
A special edition of Radio 3's 'Words and Music' will feature performances from six Shakespeare Institute students.
Date:
21/04/2016

B-Film at the British Library

B-Film at the British Library
Description
Professor Stone gave a presentation at the Cervantes in Words Picture and Film event at the British Library.
Date:
15/04/2016

The Making of the green-eyed monster

The Making of the green-eyed monster
Description
Kate Rumbold, author of Shakespeare and the Eighteenth Century Novel, reflects on the countless contributions the Bard made to the English language.
Date:
14/04/2016

Dr Danielle Fuller awarded an ESRC research grant

Dr Danielle Fuller awarded an ESRC research grant
Description
Dr Danielle Fuller has been awarded an ESRC Research Grant, for the project 'Death Before Birth'.
Date:
08/04/2016

The Thomas Dekker marathon

The Thomas Dekker marathon
Description
Every June, members of The Shakespeare Institute read aloud, in chronological order, the complete dramatic canon of a sixteenth- or early seventeenth-century playwright. The exercise enables us to observe, in concentrated form, the development of a single dramatist's imagination and technique, and to experience a large number of neglected plays by a significant talent of the Shakespearian era.
Date:
04/04/2016

Alumni fundraising for the Shakespeare Institute

Alumni fundraising for the Shakespeare Institute
Description
The University's Alumni Relations Team are fundraising to support Shakespeare Institute projects, as part of a wider campaign to celebrate culture and ensure that we can maintain our outstanding cultural collections.
Date:
01/04/2016

Science, Fiction, and the Fin-de-Siècle Periodical Press

Science, Fiction, and the Fin-de-Siècle Periodical Press
Description
The latest book by Dr Will Tattersdill, Lecturer in Victorian Literature, was published this month.
Date:
31/03/2016
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