Interpreting Shakespeare through Performance

Event Date: 19 May 2015 Room 112 Birkbeck University of London 43 Gordon Square London WC1H 0PD The Birkbeck School of Arts presents: Birkbeck Arts Week 2015 Interpreting Shakespeare through Performance How can performance help students to engage in analysis and interpretation of Shakespeare? This panel of university lecturers and school teachers investigates the dynamic relationship between page, stage and …

The Ex- of Experimental Cinema: the 1970s Films of Antoni Padrós

Event Date: 19 May 2015 Room 110 Birkbeck University of London 43 Gordon Square London WC1H 0PD The Birkbeck School of Arts presents: Birkbeck Arts Week 2015 The Ex- of Experimental Cinema: the 1970s Films of Antoni Padrós This talk focuses on the politics of marginality in the 1970s work of Catalan experimental filmmaker Antoni Padrós. It seeks to draw …

Remembering in Ruins

Event Date: 19 May 2015 Waterstone’s Book Shop Gower Street 82 Gower St, London WC1E 6EQ The Birkbeck School of Arts presents: Birkbeck Arts Week 2015 Remembering in Ruins How do we imagine ‘ruins’ in a modern world? This talk analyses ruins in which poignant remains have been preserved and turned into reminders of violent acts as well as memorials in …