Shakespeare: Sources and Adaptation. University of Cambridge. Sept 9-11 2011

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University of Cambridge, the Association of Adaptation Studies, and the Cambridge Marlowe Society
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"Shakespeare: Sources and Adaptation" 9th-11th September 2011
The University of Cambridge in collaboration with the Association
of Adaptation Studies and the Cambridge Marlowe Society

Proposals for academic papers and practical and educational
workshops are invited on various aspects on the topic
on Shakespeare: Sources and Adaptation to include:

• Beyond Shakespeare Adaptation

• Shakespeare for children and young people

• Shakespeare's Classical sources

• Shakespeare's Historical sources

• Shakespeare in Art

• Shakespeare in Music

• Shakespeare on film and television

• Foreign language adaptations of Shakespeare

• Shakespeare's influence on contemporary playwrights

• Shakespeare in 20th and 21st century fiction

The conference is aimed at academics, theatre and film practitioners and teachers, with some exciting speakers
and sessions confirmed, including Stephen Greenblatt,
Carol Ann Duffy, Michael Rosen, Helen Cooper, RSC new
writing department and Theatre Royal Bury.

Proposals for academic papers should be sent to Gabriel
Egan .

There will be a couple of sessions available only to
post-grad and early-career scholars, so if you'd
rather submit to that then send your proposal to
Simon Ryle

Proposals for practical workshops should be sent to Abigail

Proposals for educational workshops should be sent to
James Stredder

Deadline for all proposals is 1st December, 2010