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Global Shakespeares: Mapping World Markets and Archives (Saturday)

Saturday, January 25, 2014 from 9:00 AM to 1:30 PM (PST)

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William Shakespeare was interested in the larger world when he wrote his plays 400-years ago, naming his theatre The Globe. The “Global Shakespeares” symposium at George Washington University seeks to explore Shakespeare through the lenses of world markets and archives. Performances of Shakespeare in different cultural contexts are changing the ways we think about scholarship and globalization. In this symposium, practitioners and scholars will challenge audience members to approach the postnational spaces and fluid cultural locations in many global Shakespeares.

Featured speakers include film director Julie Taymor, actor Harry Lennix, and leading scholars in the field including Thomas Cartelli, Ayanna Thompson, Adele Seeff, Sujata Iyengar, Christy Desmet, Eric Johnson, Richard Burt, Jeffrey Butcher, Kendra Leonard, Alex Huang, and Amanda Bailey.

Please visit the website for more information:  http://www.gwu.edu/~acyhuang/globalshakespeare2014.html

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Jack Morton Auditorium
The George Washington University
805 21st Street NW
Washington, DC 20052

Saturday, January 25, 2014 from 9:00 AM to 1:30 PM (PST)


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