“Shakespeare Matters”, a new Australian MOOC

September 10, 2017

Associate Professor Lucy Potter from the University of Adelaide is the leader of a team that has developed a MOOC (massive open online course) called Shakespeare Matters. The MOOC is the first on Shakespeare from an Australian university, and willRead More

CFP and Open Opportunities — Cerae: An Australasian Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies

September 3, 2017

CALL FOR PAPERS       Volume 5   Ceræ: An Australasian Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies invites essay submissions for Volume Five on the theme of ‘Representations and Recollections of Empire’. In its broadest sense, empire as a term is usedRead More

Postgraduate Breakfast and Workout—2018 Literary Studies Convention

September 1, 2017

The Literary Interface 2018 Literary Studies Convention Literary Studies Convention Poster 2 A circuit session without weights and treadmills. Instead you join other postgraduate researchers at stations (with coffee) for small-group research training sessions led by expert researchers from theRead More

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

music seminar

October 14, 2014

[via Mark Houlahan] KISS TLS Advert Autumn 2014-2-2-2-2-2 KINGSTON SHAKESPEARE SEMINAR SHAKESPEARE AND MUSIC AUTUMN 2014 Rose Theatre, Kingston  

Sprott Fellowship ($40k)

April 7, 2014

The S.Ernest Sprott Fellowship: Flyer 2014 Sprott fellowship English literature of the sixteenth or seventeenth centuries The late Samuel Ernest Sprott, from Tasmania, was an academic in the department of English at Dalhousie University, Canada and was best known for hisRead More

The University of Ballarat Arts Academy presents Richard Brome’s A JOVIAL CREW, directed by Kim Durban.

September 15, 2013

There are four more shows of this fabulous production, Sept 19 – 22. Helen Macpherson Smith Theatre Full: $30 Conc./FOAA $20 UB Students $10 Groups of 10+ $22 Please contact Josephine DeVries for bookings: 5327-8606, or j.devries@ballarat.edu.au “Seeing this productionRead More

CFP Graduate Conference: Shakespeare and His Contemporaries: Forms of Nationhood (British Institute of Florence)

September 12, 2013

The British Institute of Florence holds in April 2014 the 6th Shakespeare Graduate Conference. This is an interdisciplinary and bilingual forum for PhD students where they can present and discuss their research work. Last year the first online volume ofRead More

Congratulations Alan Brissendon!

September 12, 2013

Congratulations to Alan Brissendon, who has been inducted into the Hall of Fame in the 2013 Australian Dance Awards! “Dr Alan Brissenden AM has made an enormous impact on how we view dance, with an extraordinary 60 years of danceRead More

Tragic Affect: Performance Workshops with Hamlet and Othello

September 12, 2013

Shakespearean tragedies are highly affective early modern texts. In this series of rehearsals, work-in-progress performances and post-show discussions of Hamlet (c.1600) and Othello (c.1604) between 23 September to 4 October 2013 the affective dramaturgies of these plays will be explored from different angles. ARC Centre ofRead More