Wednesday, June 15, 2011

Watch June 6, 2011 Shakespeare Authorship Debate on ESU website

English-Speaking Union events manager Susan Conway reported today that Sony has given the ESU permission to post the video of the Shakespeare Authorship Debate held June 6, 2011 in London. The one-hour film may be viewed at the ESU web site on the post titled: Shakespeare Authorship Debate


The June 6, 2011 ESU post describes the event, "The ESU hosted the event in conjunction with Sony Pictures, the ESU and the Shakespeare Birthplace Trust to coincide with the release of multi-award-winning director Emmerich's latest film, Anonymous."


Conway said today, "The response to the event has been overwhelming -- it is clear that the topic is a hugely topical and relevant issue." 


Resources:
ESU website:
http://www.esu.org/news/item.asp?n=12890
Oberon post announcing live-streamed debate:
http://oberonshakespearestudygroup.blogspot.com/2011/06/anonymous-debate-at-esu-streamed-live.html
Oberon post reporting on debate:
http://oberonshakespearestudygroup.blogspot.com/2011/06/strats-and-anti-strats-collide-in_10.html