Infinite Jest: Shakespearean Afterlives


  • The Gallery
  • Sat 10 Mar, 9.30am

9.30am: Registration

10am: Paul Franssen (University of Utrecht)
‘The King’s Man’

11am: Coffee interval

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

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

1pm: Lunch interval

2pm: 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’

3.30pm: Tea interval

4pm: Richard Burt (University of Florida)
‘Posthumous Shakespeare: The Mourning After’

5pm: Round Table Discussion