Shakespeare

  • Founded
    1982
  • Seminar Number
    581

This seminar explores issues of interest to current Shakespeare scholarship. Principal topics include the relation of play-script to performance, the implications of recent changes in textual study, the relevance of texts to the social and political world in which they were produced, and the impact of contemporary theory on Shakespeare criticism. A Bernard Beckerman Memorial Lecture is presented annually in honor of the seminar’s founder.


Co-Chairs

Gavin Hollis
ghollis@hunter.cuny.edu

Denise Walen
dewalen@vassar.edu

Rapporteur
Alexander KP Lash
akl2150@columbia.edu


Meeting dates and locations are subject to change. Please confirm details with the seminar rapporteur.

Welcome

Meetings

09/08/2017 Faculty House, Columbia University
7:00 PM

Thomas G. Olsen, SUNY New Paltz




10/13/2017 Faculty House, Columbia University
7:00 PM

Corey McEleney, Fordham University




11/10/2017 Faculty House, Columbia University
7:00 PM

Mary Thomas Crane, Boston College




12/08/2017 Faculty House, Columbia University
7:00 PM

Alexander Paulsson Lash, Columbia University




02/09/2018 Faculty House, Columbia University
7:00 PM

Kim F. Hall, Barnard College, Columbia University




Notes: Bernard Beckerman Memorial Lecture
03/09/2018 Faculty House, Columbia University
7:00 PM

James Bromley, Miami University of Ohio




04/13/2018 Faculty House, Columbia University
7:00 PM

Patricia Akhimie, Rutgers University-Newark




05/11/2018 Faculty House, Columbia University
7:00 PM

Abdulhamit Arvas, Vassar College