Shakespeare and Wales Symposium, 23/4/2010
Public Lecture and Symposium
Friday April 23rd, 2010
A detailed programme of the day is now available in pdf format here.
The afternoon will include a lecture by the award winning theatre director, Michael Bogdanov, and a symposium led by scholars from around the world.
Wallace Lecture Theatre, Main Building, Cardiff University
12pm Public Lecture:
Michael Bogdanov, “The Welsh in Shakespeare”
2.30-6pm Symposium: “Shakespeare and Wales”
David J. Baker (North Carolina)
Michael Bogdanov (Theatre/Film Director)
Martin Coyle (Cardiff)
Dominique Goy-Blanquet (Picardie)
Katie Gramich (Cardiff)
Lisa Hopkins (Sheffield Hallam)
Chris Ivic (Bath Spa)
John Idris Jones (Independent Scholar)
Margaret Jones-Davies (Sorbonne)
Willy Maley (Glasgow)
Stewart Mottram (Aberystwyth)
Philip Schwyzer (Exeter)
Margaret Tudeau-Clayton (Neuchâtel)
Richard Wilson (Cardiff)
Admission is free, but please register your interest in attending by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org or by telephone on 029 2087 6049. The event will take place in Cardiff University’s Main Building, opposite the Students’ Union on Park Place, CF10 3AT.
Learn more about the portrait of Philip Proger here.
The Main Building is no. 39 on the map here.
12.00 Michael Bogdanov Lecture
1.00 Lunch Break
2.30 Panel session: New work on Shakespeare and Wales
4.30 Tea served
4.45 Round Table Discussion
6.00 Wine Reception and Book Launch for Shakespeare and Wales (Ashgate)
The panel session includes these short papers:
John Idris Jones: ”Shakespeare’s ‘friend’ John Salusbury of Denbigh”
Philip Schwyzer: “‘A Scum of Britons’? Richard III and the Welsh Reconquest”
Margaret Jones-Davies: “Wales in Cymbeline: ’the other place’”
Stewart Mottram: “Cymbeline, Wales, and the Language of Ruin”