Saturday 18 November 2018, 10 30 am

Study Day:
Shakespeare’s Seven Ages set in his contemporary gardens
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Lecturer: Caroline Holmes
Location: DESY Auditorium

As a rural boy Shakespeare knew by name and use English country flowers which he put to good effect in his Elizabethan plays. Shakespeare’s plots are often exactly that - gardens and flowers designed to give his audience hidden messages. Using readings from his works illustrated with contemporary botanical prints and plants we will discover a second floral language in his words.

Registration is required to attend this study day!