Saturday, March 9, 2013

SARC conference April 11-14, 2013

The Richard Paul and Jane Roe Shakespeare Authorship Research Centre Director Daniel Wright, PhD of Concordia University in Portland, Oregon reminds us that the seventeen annual Shakespeare Authorship Studies Conference will be held April 11-14 at Concordia University in Portland Oregon. At the conference Anonymous screenwriter John Orloff will be awarded the university's Vero Nihil Verius Award for Distinguished Achievements in the Shakespearean Arts. and Oxfordian scholar Ramon Jimenez and James Warren -- author of Index to Oxfordian Newsletter and Journal Articles -- will both receive the university's Vero Nihil Verius Distinguished Shakespearean Scholarship Award. All three will present at the conference. 

Wright said: "The program . . . will be highlighted by this year's keynote speaker, William Ray, on Friday, and John Orloff - scriptwriter of Anonymous (and other great works like the acclaimed HBO series, Band of Brothers) on Saturday."

A schedule of events is published below. Participants may register online at https://acme.cu-portland.edu/ecomm/shakespeare/

Shakespeare Authorship Studies Conference April 11-14, 2013 Concordia U/Portland OR
Thursday, 11 April
5:00pm - 6:00pm           Prof Daniel Wright, "Richard II's Stillborn Majesty"
6:00 - 6:15                       Welcome
6:15 - 7:00                       Hank Whittemore, "The 'Rival Poet' Series"
7:00 - 8:00                       Ramon Jimenez, "The 50-Play Canon and When It Was Written"
8:00 - 9:00                       A forum on responding to the forthcoming book, Shakespeare Beyond Doubt -panel led by Patricia Urquhart (chair), James Gaynor and William Boyle

Friday, 12 April
9:00 - 9:45                       Katherine Chiljan, "Shakespeare: Favorite Dramatist of Queen Elizabeth and the Courtiers"
9:45 - 10:00                    Break
10:00 - 11:00                 Ian Haste, "Richard the Second, Henry the Fourth, and Robert the Last"
11:00  - 12:00                 Prof Michael Delahoyde, "Edward de Vere's The Two Noble Kinsmen Unwrapped"
12:00 - 1:00                    Lunch
1:00 - 2:30                       Keynote Address: William Ray, "The Factual Desert of Stanley Wells"
2:30 - 3:00                       Break
3:00 - 4:00                       Prof Alan Nelson, "Hyphenating Shakespeare: New Evidence from Archival Sources"
4:00 - 5:30                       Prof Daniel Wright, ""I am I, howe'er I was begot": King John's Bastard Prince
Saturday, 13 April
9:00 - 10:00                    Ian Haste, ""Vere in Venice" - A Family's Capital Idea to Resurrect the True Bard
10:00 - 10:15                 Break
10:15 - 11:15                 James Warren, "The Overlooked But Critical Significance of the Two Dedications to Southampton"
11:15 - 12:00                 Prof Daniel Wright and Prof Alan Nelson, "Oxford's Indenture of 1585: Discovery and Transcription"
12:00 - 1:00                    Lunch
1:00 - 2:30                       John Orloff, "Writing History Like Shakespeare: Scripting Anonymous"
2:30 - 3:00                       Break
3:00 - 4:30                       Prof Michael Delahoyde, "Oxfordian Twelfth Night Epiphanies"
4:30 - 4:45                       Break
4:45 - 5:30                       17th Annual SARC Awards Ceremony
Sunday, 14 April
9:00 - 10:00                    Richard Whalen, "What Happens (or Doesn't Happen) in Macbeth: A Case Study"
10:00 - 10:15                 Break
10:15 - 12:00                 Film: Coriolanus
12:00 - 1:00                    Lunch
1:00 - 3:00                       A forum on the meaning of Coriolanus -panel led by Prof Roger Stritmatter (chair), William Boyle and Prof Michael Delahoyde
3:00 - 3:30                       Break
3:30 - 4:30                       Hank Whittemore, "The Implications of the Discovery of the Prison Poem of the 3rd Earl of Southampton"
4:30 - 5:00                       Closing of the Conference


Contact: 
Prof Daniel Wright, Ph.D.
Director, The Shakespeare Authorship Research Centre
Concordia University
Portland, OR 97211-6099
http://www.authorshipstudies.org


See also:
http://oberonshakespearestudygroup.blogspot.com/2012/07/orloff-jimenez-and-warren-to-receive.html