The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 9.0584 Wednesday, 24 June 1998.
Date: Monday, 22 Jun 1998 14:53:11 -0500 (CDT)
Subject: Shakespeare Bulletin
For those who don't know or don't subscribe to Shakespeare Bulletin, a
Journal of Performance Criticism and Scholarship (now in its 17th year).
The Spring 1998 issue (16.2) is just off the press. It includes:
Alan Dessen's overview of an interesting 1997 season--in the UK and US.
A special unit on The Shakespeare Theatre (DC) Othello, featuring:
--Miranda Johnson-Haddad's review, which discusses changes in the
production over the course of the run;
--an exclusive interview with Patrick Stewart on playing Othello;
--Homer Swander's reflections on the Stewart/Jude Kelly version.
New York and regional reviews of Shakespeare productions--from Cambridge
An announcement of a new exhibition on the Rose Theatre site in London.
In the section on film, Robert F. Willson Jr.'s "Hunchbacked Fuhrer"--on
the Loncraine-McKellen Richard III.
Also book reviews and listings of Events.
SB remains a great bargain among journals: $15 (US) for one year (4
48-page issues), $30 for two years, etc. No surcharge for mailing to
Make out check or money order to Shakespeare Bulletin. Send to J. P.
Lusardi and J. Schlueter, Co-Editors, Shakespeare Bulletin, Lafayette
College, Easton, PA 18042. Phone: (610) 330-5245, e-mail: