Event: ‘Focus on Drama’, Irish Renaissance Seminar, TCD, 11 May 2013

Irish Renaissance Seminar,
“Focus on Drama”,
11th May 2013.

IIIS Seminar Room, 6th Floor, Arts Building, Trinity College Dublin

1.30—3.00      Dr Victoria Brownlee (NUIM), “Shoring up Succession: King Solomon on the Elizabethan Stage”

Ms Sonya Cronin (IRCHSS postgraduate scholar, TCD), “Retreat Not Defeat: Peripheral Resistance in Margaret Cavendish’s The Convent of Pleasure

Dr Edel Semple (UCC), “‘How would you live?’: Bawds in Measure for Measure

3.00—3.45      Tea/Coffee and sandwiches

3.45—5.00      Plenary Paper (Chair: Dr Amanda Piesse)

Dr James McBain (Magdalen College, Oxford),

“Early Modern Drama at Magdalen: Gown and Crown”

6.00                 Tour of Smock Alley Theatre

7.30                 Meal

Generously supported by the School of English, TCD and to the Society for Renaissance Studies.


Contact: Emily O’Brien eobrien1@tcd.ie


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