Shakespeare expert James Shapiro takes an informal and informed approach to looking at the great man of letters. In conversation with Bell Shakespeare Associate Director James Evans, James Shapiro explains why Shakespeare has so much to offer the current generation. Come prepared with questions of your own for this lively session.

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Thursday 25 May 12:45 PM - 1:30 PM
Riverside Theatres, Parramatta, Corner of Church and Market Streets, Parramatta

$30 per student for 3 events
$24 per student for 2 events
$15 per student for 1 event
James Shapiro (International)

James Shapiro is a professor of English and Comparative Literature at Columbia University specialising in Shakespeare and the Early Modern period. He is widely published on Shakespeare and Elizabethan culture. His latest book is 1606: The Year of Lear.

James Evans (Australia)

James Evans is Associate Director at Bell Shakespeare. He is a graduate of the National Institute of Dramatic Art (Acting) and holds a MA (English) from the University of Sydney. He has worked extensively as an actor, director, dramaturg and facilitator.



Sponsors and Partners Sydney Writers' Festival 2017