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Shakespeare 400: In the Undiscovered Country


Rebecca Bushnell
School of Arts and Sciences Board of Overseers Professor of English

Zachary Lesser
Professor of English

Cary Mazer
Associate Professor of Theatre Arts and English

Wednesday, April 6, 2016
Noon-1 p.m.
Irvine Auditorium, Amado Recital Hall

To mark the 400th anniversary of the death of William Shakespeare this April, three of Penn’s Shakespeare scholars will give three perspectives on Hamlet in this special panel. Zachary Lesser will tell the ghost story of the lost Hamlet quarto, Cary Mazer will discuss the play in performance, and Rebecca Bushnell will speak about choice and consequence. Followed by a Q&A.

Penn Arts and Sciences' long-running Knowledge by the Slice series offers educational talks led by insightful faculty experts. Did we mention there's pizza? So sit back, relax, and enjoy the discussion. And have a slice on us.

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