Shakespeare and Morality Symposium
21st June 2019
Ivy Arts Centre, Guildford School of Acting
Stag Hill Campus, University of Surrey, Guildford
Hosted by the Surrey Shakespeare Centre
Registration is free and now open – but spaces are limited!
All sessions consist of two 25-minute papers followed by 25 minutes for Q&A and discussion.
Neema Parvini (Surrey), ‘Shakespeare and Morality – Some Opening Remarks’.
Patrick Gray (Durham), ‘Shakespeare and Morality – Some More Opening Remarks’.
Elizabeth Sandis (Shakespeare Institute), ‘Dangerous pastimes at Oxford: How did the city, the university, and the students view Shakespeare’s works? (And could they even view them?)’
Jessica Chiba (Royal Holloway), ‘”Nor could she moralize his wanton sight”: Shakespeare and the Moral Law’.
Amanda Finch (Ulster), ‘Isabella/Isabel: representations of ideal and complex victims in Measure for Measure at Donmar Warehouse.’
Darren Tunstall (Guildford School of Acting), ‘Authority and Honest Signalling in Macbeth’.
Gilad Gutman (Tel-Aviv), ‘”Show Us to Be Watchers”: Relativizing Morality through Demonology’.
Jeffrey Wilson (Harvard), ‘Tragic Excess in Hamlet’.