Shakespeare, Performance and Ireland

Venue
Seminar Room 203

Date & Time
29th May, 2010 @ 09:30:00

Shakespeare, Performance and Ireland

Research Seminar in association with the Moore Institute for Research in the Humanities and Social Studies, National University of Ireland, Galway, and the Druid Theatre Company

Supported by the Irish Research Council in the Humanities and Social Sciences

Saturday 29th May, 2010

9.30-10am Registration and Welcome

10-11am Dr Stephen O'Neill (NUI Maynooth): 'Celtic Shakespeare? Or, what has happened to Shakespeare's ‘English' histories?'

11-11.30am Coffee

11.30am-12.30pm Dr Deana Rankin (Royal Holloway, University of London): ‘Short-winded accents of new broils': voicing the archipelago in Shakespeare's Henriad'

12.30-1.30pm Lunch

1.30-2.30pm Professor Nicholas Grene (TCD): ‘Shakespeare, our Irish contemporary?'

2.30-3pm Coffee

3-5pm Roundtable discussion with the Druid Theatre Company

The seminar will take place in the Moore Institute Seminar Room (203), National University of Ireland, Galway

For more information please contact Dr Patrick Lonergan patrick.lonergan@nuigalway.ie or Professor Nicholas Allen nicholas.allen@nuigalway.ie

For free registration in advance please contact mooreinstitute@nuigalway.ie

091-493906