Infinite Jest: Shakespearean Afterlives


  • The Gallery
  • Sat 10 Mar, 9.30am

09.30: Registration

10.00: Paul Franssen (University of Utrecht)
‘The King’s Man’

11.00: Coffee Interval

11.30: Patricia Novillo-Corvalan (University of Kent)
‘Borges’s Shakespeare’

Lisa Hopkins (Sheffield Hallam University)
‘DI Hamlet and DS Macbeth: Quoting Shakespeare in Murder Mysteries’

13.00: Lunch Interval

14.00:  Richard O’Brien (University of Birmingham)
‘Stress Positions: Poetics and Politics in Contemporary Verse Drama’

Susanne Greenhalgh (Roehampton University)
‘Revivifying Shakespeare in the Era of Digital Broadcasting’

15.30: Tea Interval

16.00: Richard Burt (University of Florida)
‘Posthumous Shakespeare: The Mourning After’

17.00: Round Table Discussion