April 23ish events

April 11, 2016

A work in progress — all events are April 23 except where specified. *Please do let us know of any others for circulation!* Brisbane: Forum: “Shakespeare on Screen”. Dr. Jennifer Clement and Dr. Lisa Bode (chairs), with Professor Peter Holbrook (UniversityRead More

Conkie book launch + Merry Wives gala event

April 6, 2016

If you’re near Melbourne on the deathiversary, come along and help Rob Conkie launch his new book, Writing Performative Shakespeares: New Forms for Performance Criticism (Cambridge University Press, 2016). This also happens to work in conjunction with the opening of Shakespeare’sRead More

ANZSA 2016 conference CFP

February 24, 2016

ANZSA 2016: Shakespeare at the Edges University of Waikato, Hamilton, NZ 17-19 Nov. 2016 The Australia and New Zealand Shakespeare Association (ANZSA) calls for papers for its biennial conference Shakespeare at the Edges. We meet at the edge of Shakespeare’sRead More

3 CHE events

February 12, 2016

Details below of three Centre for the History of Emotions events: Merry Wives of Windsor With 2016 commemorating the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare’s death, this new production by Melbourne’s Nothing But Roaring of Shakespeare’s funniest play of love and lies,Read More

CFP: Shakespeare and Music Studies: From theory into practice

February 12, 2016

CFP: Symposium Shakespeare and Music Studies: From theory into practice.   Friday 4th November 2016. Monash University, Caulfield Campus H.8.04 – 06   Hosted by The Monash Shakespeare Company & The Melbourne Shakespeare Society   Call for papers When theRead More

CFP: Shakespeare – The Next 400 Years

October 3, 2015

Elsinore Conference 2016 http://www.tees.ac.uk/elsinore/   CALL FOR PAPERS/PRESENTATIONS 20 MINUTE SHAKESPEARES   In 2005, the Chinese University of Hong Kong first hosted the Chinese Universities’ Shakespeare Festival.  The goal of the festival was to have Chinese speaking universities submit aRead More

Sprott Fellowship extended deadline

June 15, 2015

The S. Ernest Sprott fellowship is to be awarded annually to an Australian citizen who is an outstanding scholar less than 45 years of age at the time of the award. It is a fellowship for scholarly study outside ofRead More

John Bell, Shakespeare and the Quest for a New Australian Theatre

April 15, 2015

ANZSA members may be interested to know that Adrian Kiernander’s new book, John Bell, Shakespeare and the Quest for a New Australian Theatre has just been published by Brill: http://www.brill.com/products/book/john-bell-shakespeare-and-quest-new-australian-theatre This book about the work of actor director John BellRead More

Digital Renaissance Editions launched

April 15, 2015

Congratulations to ANZSA Vice President Brett Hirsch, whose Digital Renaissance Editions was officially launched during the recent SAA meeting in Vancouver! As ANZSA members will know from recent conferences etc., Brett’s been working on putting together the platform and teamRead More

Postdoctoral Fellowship in Studies of Early Modern Europe (McGill)

November 6, 2014

The Institute for the Public Life of Arts and Ideas at McGill University seeks a Postdoctoral Fellow in Studies in Early Modern Europe with a demonstrable research interest in the public life of arts and ideas. The Fellow will joinRead More