|Date:||30 May 2018 – 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm|
|Venue:||Japanese Studies Centre, 12 Ancora Imparo Way|
School of Languages, Literatures, Cultures and Linguistics
‘Shakespeare and the Classics'
Jonathan Bate is Provost of Worcester College and Professor of English Literature at the University of Oxford. He is a Fellow of the British Academy, a Governor of the Royal Shakespeare Company, broadcasts regularly for the BBC, and has held visiting posts at Yale and UCLA. He has been awarded a CBE for his services to higher education and a knighthood for services to literary scholarship. His many publications include Shakespeare and Ovid, The Genius of Shakespeare, Soul of the Age: A Biography of the Mind of William Shakespeare, and award-winning biographies of the poets John Clare and Ted Hughes. With Eric Rasmussen, he edited The RSC Shakespeare: Complete Works. He was consultant curator for Staging the World, the British Museum’s major Shakespeare exhibition for the London 2012 Cultural Olympiad; Being Shakespeare, his one-man play for Simon Callow, toured nationally and played at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe prior to three runs in London’s West End and a transfer to New York and Chicago.
Wednesday 30 May
3:30pm – 5:00pm
Japanese Studies Centre,
12 Ancora Imparo Way
For further information, please contact Jocelyne on 9905 2223
|Categories:||Featured, Public Lectures|