Event date: 10 March 2011
The Shakespeare Institute
Mason Croft, Church Street
Stratford-upon-Avon, CV37 6HP
Professor Ewan Fernie (Lecturer, Shakespeare Institute) –
Mea Culpa: Measure for Measure and Complicity’ or ‘Shakespeare Found Me Out
This paper will offer an argument for a more personal, existentially engaged kind of criticism. And an extended reading of Angelo as a character capable of magnetising guilty self-knowledge which, in the end, isn’t purely and simply negative.
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During the Autumn and Spring terms, the Institute runs a series of Thursday seminars which are given by members of staff and invited speakers. The Thursday Seminars for the Spring Term 2011 are listed below. The seminars start at 2.00pm lasting approximately 45 minutes followed by a question and answer session. University of Birmingham staff and students, and guests are welcome to attend.