Shakespeare and Marx

Event Date: 
24 Jun 2017



10.00: Chair: Richard Wilson (Kingston University)

 David Hawkes (Arizona State University)
‘Marx and Shakespeare Today: Towards an Ethics of Representation’

11.00: Coffee

11.30: Chair: Kiernan Ryan (Royal Holloway University)

Chris Fitter (Rutgers University)
‘Shakespeare and the Tudor Ferment: A Marxist Homecoming?’

Gabriel Egan (De Montfort University):
‘Shakespeare::Marx && community::writing’

13.00: Lunch (Bell Inn, Hampton)

14.00: Chair: David Schalkwyk (Queen Mary University)

 Christian Smith (Independent scholar, Berlin)
‘“Ay, his breast. So says the bond”:
Marx, Shakespeare and the Theory of Labour Power’

Martin McQuillan (Kingston University):
‘Marx’s Timon: Reading and Quantitative Easing’

15.30: Tea

16.00: Chair: Aaron Kitch (Bowdoin College)

Hugh Grady (Arcadia University):
‘Shakespeare and Marx:  A Select Genealogy’

17.00: Round Table Discussion

19.45: Chamber Concert: Marx’s Music (Lovekyn Consort)

Tickets are £20 (includes sandwich lunch, coffee and tea) and £12 for the concert.

All proceeds go to supporting the Temple.

Please register for the symposium and / or concert on Eventbrite