The Shakespeare Institute

An internationally renowned research institution based in the heart of Shakespeare's beautiful Stratford-upon-Avon established in 1951 to push the boundaries of knowledge about Shakespeare studies and Renaissance drama.


Posted 25 January 2018

Shakespeare souvenirs past and present

Tara Hamling and Cathryn Enis explain their research into how Shakespeare memorabilia has and hasn't changed over the years and how we use souvenirs in our homes.

Posted 08 December 2017

Shakespeare's Emotions, Lost and Found

On 17 November, more than 60 Shakespeare students, scholars, theatre practitioners, and enthusiasts gathered at The Other Place Theatre to discuss emotion in Shakespeare's plays. This educational event formed part of the nationwide Being Human Festival, which showcased research in the humanities in more than 45 UK cities and towns throughout November.

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