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Graeme Dobson


Graeme Dobson.   Lecturer School of Education Contact details Telephone +44 (0)121 414 3805 Email g.j.dobson@bham.ac.uk School of Education University of Birmingham Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2TT, United Kingdom About Graeme is a Lecturer on the Language Literacies and Dyslexia programme and on the Special

Professor Michael Dobson


Professor Michael Dobson. Media experience Professor Dobson is a frequent contributor to British and international media. He has made numerous appearances on BBC Radio 4's Front Row and BBC Radio 3's Night Waves and is a regular contributor to Around the Globe and The London Review of Books . He has recently

Research pioneers: Michael Dobson


Research pioneers: Michael Dobson. Posted on Thursday 11th December 2014 Michael Dobson 's connection with Birmingham began when he was supervised at Oxford by Professor Stanley Wells, who was then visiting from the Shakespeare Institute. In 2011, after one decade working in the US and another in London,

The 450th anniversary of Shakespeare's birth


The 450th anniversary of Shakespeare's birth. Interviewer: Lucy Vernall (Interviewer, Ideas Lab) Guest: Professor Michael Dobson Recorded:  02/04/2014 Broadcast:  11/04/2014 Intro VO : Welcome to the Ideas Lab Predictor Podcast from the University of Birmingham. In each edition we hear from an expert

Shakespeare Institute to host landmark exploration of Bard's verse


text.  The first session at the Globe generated some vigorous debate, and I hope that further sessions will do likewise.  Having had a career that straddles both acting and academia I am thrilled to have had the opportunity to be involved in this series of symposia.’  Michael Dobson, Director of

Darling Buds of May actress turned Shakespeare expert offers creative approach to study


truly original work with a potential life outside the academy. I am also delighted to be co-convening the course with Professor Ewan Fernie, whose own research so brilliantly complements the modules of ‘Shakespeare in Society’ and ‘Shakespearience’” Professor Michael Dobson, Director of the

Richard III: The real king of history, or marvellous theatrical villain?


Richard III: The real king of history, or marvellous theatrical villain?.   Professor Michael Dobson Poor Richard III; how little reason that son of York had to like this area of his kingdom. Killed in the Midlands in 1485, and now dug up in the Midlands in 2013, and in the meantime posthumously defamed

Shakespeare's Hamlet: Text, performance and culture


Ophelia in the 2013 RSC production, on ‘To be, or not to be.’ Why have women as well as men wanted to play Hamlet, and with what implications for the play’s future? Lead academic Professor Michael Dobson trained at Oxford, where as an undergraduate he won the Charles Oldham Shakespeare Prize in

The Modernist Face


the Estate of Sir Matthew Bracy Smith A snapshot through the lens of Modernism, this fascinating exhbition explores and juxtaposes the work of two under-appreciated British artists: sculptor Frank Dobson and painter Matthew Smith. Discussing the dynamic relationship between the sitter and artist within

Special Educational Needs Coordination (National Award for Special Educational Needs Coordination)


for funding may also apply for a place on one of the partnership courses. How to apply Email Graeme Dobson: senco@contacts.bham.ac.uk  indicating which Local Authority partnership course you are applying to join. Register your interest Contact Graeme Dobson Tel: +44 (0)121 414 3805  Email:   senco

Course NameLevelCourse typeStudy options
Shakespeare's Hamlet: Text, performance and cultureMOOCMooc, moduleDistance learning
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