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Shakespeare Reformed – Shakespearean Reformations

updated: 
Friday, October 14, 2016 - 10:05am
Shakespeare Seminar 2017
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, November 30, 2016

In the year of the 500th anniversary of the publication of Luther’s theses, the Shakespeare- Seminar 2017 calls for papers that address ideas of reform and reformation in Shakespeare's works. We invite papers on the literary and cultural repercussions of the two major early modern reformations – the one prompted by Martin Luther and the one initiated by Henry VIII. Taking our cue from Hamlet's famous charge to the players to “reform it altogether” (Hamlet 3.2.36), the seminar seeks to address both questions of religious reformation and of more widely conceived notions of personal, political, cultural, or literary reform in Shakespeare's poems and plays. Topics may include, but are not restricted to the reform/reformation of

 

RECREATIONAL SHAKESPEARE

updated: 
Wednesday, October 12, 2016 - 10:05am
Arc Humanities Press
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, September 1, 2017

RECREATIONAL SHAKESPEARE
SERIES EDITORS
JEFFREY KAHAN, ERIC S. MALLIN,

CFP on the Plays of Lisa Loomer

updated: 
Tuesday, November 15, 2016 - 4:41pm
Comparative Drama Conference (Orlando, April 6-8, 2017)
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, December 2, 2016

The Plays of Lisa Loomer

 

The 41st Comparative Drama Conference will feature Lisa Loomer as its Keynote Speaker on April 7, 2017 and in honor of her appearance we will offer panels on her plays.

While we welcome papers on any aspect of Loomer’s plays, some possible topics to explore include:

 

Connections with and influences by María Irene Fornés

Questions about ethnicity

The theatricalization of parenting/parenthood

Body imagery and questions about beauty

Gender politics

 

Proposal Guidelines

Please send the following as an email attachment to William Boles (wboles@rollins.edu) by 2 December 2016.

He Do Shakespeare in Different Voices

updated: 
Wednesday, October 12, 2016 - 10:09am
European Shakespeare Research Association conference, Gdansk, 27-30 July 2017
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, January 27, 2017

European Shakespeare Research Association conference, Gdansk, 27-30 July 2017

http://esra2017.eu/

 

Call for papers

‘He Do Shakespeare in Different Voices: The Use of Regional Accents and Dialects’

Lisa Hopkins, Sheffield Hallam University

Domenico Lovascio, University of Genoa

 

Articles on Anglophone literature and culture

updated: 
Wednesday, October 5, 2016 - 10:05am
Institute of English Studies, University of Warsaw
deadline for submissions: 
Tuesday, January 31, 2017

ANGLICA: AN INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ENGLISH STUDIES is a peer-reviewed annual print and electronic journal under the auspices of the Institute of English Studies, University of Warsaw. We invite submissions on all aspects of Anglophone cultures and linguistics for our next issue to be published autumn 2017.

For Volume 26.1 we are interested in contributions from such fields as English, Irish, Welsh, Scottish, American, Canadian, Australian and post-colonial literature, theatre, film, critical theory, the arts, the media, history and social studies.

Shakespeare: The Stage and the State

updated: 
Monday, October 3, 2016 - 3:05pm
Department of English, University of Gour Banga
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, November 2, 2016

A One-day National Seminar

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Shakespeare: The Stage and the State

Date: November 26, 2016

Venue: Department of English, University of Gour Banga

Malda, West Bengal, India 732103

 

Concept Note:

EXTENDED DEADLINE: Climates of disaster and performance (Special Issue of Akda: The Asian Journal of Literature, Culture, Performance)

updated: 
Monday, October 3, 2016 - 10:02am
De La Salle University, Manila
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, October 31, 2016

CFP: Climates of disaster and performance  (Special Issue of Akda: The Asian Journal of Literature, Culture, Performance, for release in March 2017)

 Taking off from the theme of the Philippine cluster event of PSi#21: Fluid States in 2015, the second issue of Akda: The Asian Journal of Literature, Culture, Performance, which will be its first themed issue on performance, will feature papers from the November 2015 conference ibut is open to new submissions and will be fully double-blind peer reviewed.

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