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Erin Sullivan made a Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Association

Erin Sullivan made a Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Association
Description
The fellowship recognizes her contributions to distance learning at the Shakespeare Institute and to her commitment to student-focused pedagogy in both the traditional, on-site classroom and the online one.
Date:
16/04/2018

'Fire At Sea' - Professor Richard Wilson

'Fire At Sea' - Professor Richard Wilson
Description
In the lead-up to Radical Mischief (20-21 July 2018) the TOP blog is hosting responses to the conference's nine provocations. Professor Wilson is the Sir Peter Hall Professor of Shakespeare Studies at Kingston University, London.
Date:
19/03/2018

Dreaming up your island' - Madeline Sayet

Dreaming up your island' - Madeline Sayet
Description
In the lead-up to Radical Mischief (20-21 July 2018) the TOP blog is hosting responses to the conference's nine provocations. Madeline Sayet is a director of classics, new plays, and opera.
Date:
19/03/2018

Shakespearean Comedy and the Curse of Realism

Shakespearean Comedy and the Curse of Realism
Description
Video of seminar given by Professor Michael Dobson of the Shakespeare Institute, at The Other Place, Stratford upon Avon.
Date:
12/03/2018

Institute PhD student Rosie Fielding welcomed as a member of the Waseda research community

Institute PhD student Rosie Fielding welcomed as a member of the Waseda research community
Description
Institute PhD student Rosie Fielding has been warmly welcomed as a member of the Waseda research community, as this article on the Waseda website shows
Date:
05/03/2018

An interview with Simon Russell Beale

An interview with Simon Russell Beale
Description
On 1 February 2018, the distinguished Shakespearean actor Simon Russell Beale was formally made an Honorary Senior Research Fellow of the Shakespeare Institute, and celebrated by giving a wide-ranging public interview to the Institute's Dr Abigail Rokison-Woodall.
Date:
05/03/2018

Shakespeare Country

Shakespeare Country
Description
Digital Shakespeares share their guide to Stratford-upon-Avon in this latest blog post.
Date:
27/02/2018

#YouToo, Helena?: All's Well That Ends Well and Sexual Consent

#YouToo, Helena?: All's Well That Ends Well and Sexual Consent
Description
There are many questions inspired by Shakespeare's problem play of dubious decision-making, All's Well That End's Well, but foremost among them must be, "What the hell, Helena?". Kelsey Ridge explores Helena's darker, aggressive side to her relationship with Bertram.
Date:
27/02/2018

The Philip Massinger play reading marathon

The Philip Massinger play reading 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:
21/02/2018

Postgraduate study in Shakespeare: an open day in Stratford-upon-Avon

Postgraduate study in Shakespeare: an open day in Stratford-upon-Avon
Description
An event for prospective postgraduate students with an interest in Shakespeare.
Date:
20/02/2018
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