The Global Shakespeare team is developing a range of research projects and activities which seek to explore Shakespeare's place in in a globalised world. Please visit our People pages to find out what individual members of staff are up to, and keep an eye out for updates on our News pages and Twitter feed,@globalshaxspeare.
- Global Shakespeare are delighted to announce that they have been awarded funding from Creative Europe to undertake a new research project, Shakespeare Beyond the Ghetto. Find out more and register for our upcoming event, Hard Words for Children: Shakespeare, The Merchant of Venice and Translation.
Our Research Links
Links to current projects and centres at Queen Mary University of London and The University of Warwick
- King Lear World Theatre Workshops - Global Shakespeare are thrilled to be collaborating with Dash Arts in the launch of a groundbreaking project: the . This work commenced with a residency at Warwick Arts Centre and the University of Warwick from June 1 – 11 2015.
- Indian Shakespeares on Screen (27 - 30 April 2016). Contact Preti Taneja for more information.
- British, Black & Asian Shakespeare - a major project which aims to mapping the history of non-white actors' and directors' growing role in British cultural lifeover several generations by examining their involvement in the performance and re-interpretation of Shakespeare's plays.
- Shakespeare on the Road - a collaborative project led by Dr Paul Prescott (Associate Director Global Shakespeare) with Paul Edmondson (Shakespeare Birthplace Trust) and AJ and Melissa Leon (Misfits-Inc) which will celebrate the 450th anniversary of Shakespeare's birth by touring fourteen North American Shakespeare festivals in 60 days over the summer of 2014.
- People's Palace Projects - an independent arts charity that advances the practice and understanding of art for social justice. It is a regularly funded organisation (RFO) of Arts Council England and is based at Queen Mary, University of London.
- Teaching Shakespeare- an online and face-to-face professional development for Primary and Secondary teachers and Teaching Artists around the world developed by Warwick Business School
- The Centre for Renaissance and Early Modern Studies, Queen Mary University London
- Institute of Advanced Teaching & Learning, The University of Warwick
Links to external projects
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