About the Center
The UCI New Swan Shakespeare CenterWHY SHAKESPEARE?
The name “Shakespeare” is practically synonymous with English literature, world literature and the art of theater. Balancing mythic archetypes with historical realism, political commentary and psychological insight, his works continue to speak across centuries and in multiple settings and media, thanks to the co-creative energy of directors, actors, designers, scholars, editors, translators, teachers, students, readers and audiences. Shakespeare’s plays are works of dramatic . . .
- January 24, 2022
Reading "Antony and Cleopatra" with Julia Lupton
- January 28, 2022
Leonard Barkan, "Reading Shakespeare Reading Me"
- February 10, 2022
Jane Austen Tea Table
- March 5, 2022
UC Shakespeare Trial 2022: Romeo, Juliet, and the Case of Friar Laurence
- March 7, 2022
Psalms, Sonnets and Soliloquies: community seminar with Julia Lupton