The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 17.0210 Friday, 24 March 2006
From: Thomas Larque <
Date: Thursday, 23 Mar 2006 18:15:22 -0000
Subject: Webpage Additions - Elizabethan Drama. Shakespearean Theses.
I would like to draw SHAKSPEReans attention to one new and one recently
expanded source published on the websites to which I contribute (added
in the Autumn and Winter of last year, but I have not previously
mentioned them on SHAKSPER).
The first new material is my own "Lecture on Elizabethan Theatre"
(http://shakespearean.org.uk/elizthea1.htm), which was originally
delivered - as a specialist guest lecture - to BTEC in Performing Arts
students in 2001. The aim of the lecture is to give a rapid
introduction to Elizabethan staging techniques and the playhouses,
actors, and playing techniques of Elizabethan Theatre for a
The updated material is a new version of my "Index to Shakespearean
Theses" (http://www.britishshakespeare.ws/theses.php), which lists
British and Irish PhD/DPhil and research Masters theses on Shakespeare
completed during the years 1990 to 2004. The update includes a number
of theses not found in the "Index to Theses" database, on which the
Index is principally based, and also brings the list of completed theses
forward by a year to include those produced in 2004. I would welcome
any additions to the index from the right period and countries (Britain
I would invite SHAKSPEReans who are not familiar with these sites to
visit their homepages:
"Shakespeare and His Critics" - http://shakespearean.org.uk
"British Shakespeare Association" - http://britishshakespeare.ws
And I would also be grateful if anybody maintaining a list of links
(that cover Shakespearean topics or subjects otherwise related to these
sites) would add my sites and individual pages wherever appropriate.
Many thanks for reading this. I hope that the sites and pages prove
useful to some of you.
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