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The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 25.136 Monday, 17 March 2014
Date: March 14, 2014 at 11:35:44 PM EDT
Subject: BritGrad Conference
The Sixteenth Annual British Graduate Shakespeare Conference (BritGrad) will convene at the Shakespeare Institute (University of Birmingham) in Stratford-upon-Avon 5-7 June 2014.
Deadlines for submitting abstracts and registering as auditors are, respectively, 25 April and 23 May.
This is an exciting annual academic conference by and for postgraduate students in Shakespeare and Renaissance studies happening in the heart of Shakespeare scholarship in Shakespeare's hometown.
The plenary speakers are:
David Crystal OBE (University of Wales, Bangor) and Hilary Crystal
Tony Howard (University of Warwick)
Richard Buckley (Director of University of Leicester Archaeological Services)
Ewan Fernie (Shakespeare Institute, University of Birmingham)
Grace Ioppolo (University of Reading)
Simon Palfrey (University of Oxford)
Peter Kirwan (University of Nottingham) & Will Sharpe (Shakespeare Institute, University of Birmingham)
The Committee is also able to offer tickets for the RSC productions of Henry IV Part 2 and The Roaring Girl at a discounted rate.
Please find attached the BritGrad Poster and CfP to disseminate.
We hope to welcome delegates from all corners of the Shakespearean universe to BritGrad 2014 in June!
BritGrad Conference 2014 Co-Chair
The Sixteenth British Graduate Shakespeare Conference
5-7 June 2014
The Shakespeare Institute
Mason Croft, Church Street
T: @britgrad https://twitter.com/britgrad
BritGrad CFP: BritGrad CFP 2014
BritGrad Poster: BritGrad Poster 2014