Thursday seminars at the Shakespeare Institute

During the Autumn and Spring terms, the Institute runs a series of Thursday seminars which are given by members of staff and invited speakers. 

Seminar at the Shakespeare Institute

The seminars usually start at 14:00 in The Shakespeare Institute Hall, and last approximately 45 minutes. They will be followed by a question and answer session.  

 

The Dramatic Manuscripts of Sir Edward Dering (1598-1644): A Cast List and a Plot

The Dramatic Manuscripts of Sir Edward Dering (1598-1644): A Cast List and a Plot

Date
04/10/2018
Description
Shakespeare Institute Thursday Seminar given by John Jowett (Shakespeare Institute).
Shakespeare makes copies

Shakespeare makes copies

Date
11/10/2018
Description
Shakespeare Institute Thursday Seminar given by Dianne Mitchell (The Queen's College, University of Oxford).
Life-like Angelo

Life-like Angelo

Date
18/10/2018
Description
Shakespeare Institute Thursday Seminar given by Katharine Craik (Oxford Brookes University).
Shakespeare Institute Seminar

Shakespeare Institute Seminar

Date
25/10/2018
Description
Shakespeare Institute Thursday Seminar given by Zachary Lesser (University of Pennsylvania).
Rude Wind': King Lear – canonicity versus physicality

Rude Wind': King Lear – canonicity versus physicality

Date
01/11/2018
Description
Shakespeare Institute Thursday Seminar given by Peter Smith (Nottingham Trent University).
Shakespeare and "Brand Britain": Representing the Nation in Twenty-first Century Performances of Shakespeare

Shakespeare and "Brand Britain": Representing the Nation in Twenty-first Century Performances of Shakespeare

Date
15/11/2018
Description
Shakespeare Institute Thursday Seminar given by Stephen Purcell (University of Warwick).
Shakespeare Institute Seminar

Shakespeare Institute Seminar

Date
22/11/2018
Description
Shakespeare Institute Thursday Seminar given by Lucy Munro (King's College, University of London).
Waxy Ears and Ungodly Itching: Retracing Musical Response in the Early Modern Playhouse

Waxy Ears and Ungodly Itching: Retracing Musical Response in the Early Modern Playhouse

Date
29/11/2018
Description
Shakespeare Institute Thursday Seminar given by Simon Smith (The Shakespeare Institute).
Shakespeare Institute Seminar

Shakespeare Institute Seminar

Date
06/12/2018
Description
Shakespeare Institute Thursday Seminar given by Jonathan Culpeper (Lancaster University).

A selection of Thursday Seminars...

Shakespearean Comedy and the Curse
of Realism
Professor Michael Dobson
An interview with Simon Russell Beale What manner of man was he?
Professor Sir Stanley Wells
  Editing Hamlet for performance
Abigail Rokison-Woodall