Two Bursaries Available

Two Bursaries Available 

Symposium on Thomas Middleton’s A Game at Chess

Canterbury Christ Church University, UK

Saturday 4th July, 9.15am-6.15pm

Thanks to the generous financial support of the Society for Renaissance Studies, we are pleased to offer two bursaries for postgraduate or postdoctoral students wishing to attend the event. Each bursary is for £60, and waives the registration fee and provides assistance with travel/accommodation expenses.

If you would like to be considered for a bursary, please email Steve Orman at checkmatemiddleton@gmail.com stating in a sentence or two how attending the symposium will benefit your research / programme of study. Please send emails before Friday 8th May.  

 

Featuring a script in hand performance by professional actors of Middleton’s A Game at Chess in a converted church. Directed by Robert F. Ball.

 

Keynote Speaker: Professor Michelle O’Callaghan (University of Reading).

The event also features papers from Dr Alex Samson, Richard Eales, Dr Sarah Olive, Nora Williams, and concludes with a roundtable discussion.

Registration closes Friday 8th May.

For more information, contact Steve Orman: checkmatemiddleton@gmail.com

Registration: Please register through the CCCU online shop: http://www.canterbury.ac.uk/shop/Thomas-Middleton-Symposium

Spaces are limited so early registration is encouraged.

Please see the conference website for the programme and further details: https://checkmatemiddleton.wordpress.com/

Thomas Middleton’s A Game at Chess (1624).

A symposium and script-in-hand performance of the play

Canterbury Christ Church University, Saturday 4th July 2015.

Registration now open!

Spaces are limited so early registration is encouraged.

Registration closes: Friday 8th May.

Please register through the CCCU online shop: http://www.canterbury.ac.uk/shop/Thomas-Middleton-Symposium

(Paying the conference fee reserves your ticket for the performance as well as access to all of the talks on the day)

Please see website for further details: https://checkmatemiddleton.wordpress.com/