The day before the Foucault and Shakespeare event, there is a day-long workshop at Kingston’s Rose Theatre.
Little Stars and Galloping Steeds: Sex in Shakespeare – Friday June 22, 2018, Rose Theatre Kingston. It’s free, but registration is required.
10am: Opening remarks, Christian Smith (Kingston University)
Nell McKeown (King’s College London)
Emilia’s Phoenix Love: Female Eroticism in The Two Noble Kinsmen
Elena Pellone (Shakespeare Institute, University of Birmingham)
How might one do, sir, to lose it to her own liking?: Shakespeare and the female gaze
Phoebe Murphy-Brown (Shakespeare Institute, University of Birmingham)
Queer Theory and Cross Gender Casting in Modern Adaptations of Shakespeare
12pm: Jonathan Dollimore
Shakespeare and Sex at Sussex University
2pm: Language and Form
Jerzy Limon (University of Gdańsk)
Visiting Netherlands: verbal and visual sexual punning in Shakespeare and contemporary art
Richard O’Brien (University of Birmingham)
No gentle chase: Venus and Adonis in a post-Weinstein world
Christian Smith (Kingston University)
Dialectical Eros, or Do Bottom and Titania have sex?
Paul Hamilton (Kingston University)
The perverse dynamic and state power
5pm: David Schalkwyk (Queen Mary University London)
Ever a merry war: Love, sex and war in Shakespeare
6pm: Closing remarks: Richard Wilson (Kingston University)
There will be another Kingston Shakespeare Series Conference: Shakespeare and Foucault on Sat 23 Jun at Garrick’s Temple, Hampton, for more information about this event, click here.