Peggy Herring
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VMI Undergraduate Research Shakespeare Conference 2005-2006

 William Shakespeares Comedies, Histories, & TragediesSecond Conference, November 11-13, 2005 

For the second annual conference, our keynote speaker is Edward Gero, professor of Theater at George Mason University and member of the Washington Shakespeare Theatre Company since 1983. Prof. Gero's address is entitled "The Cluttered Space, or Caveat Auditor" and deals with his research in Shakespeare performance problems and traditions.
 

Schools taking part this year are Bridgewater College, Hollins University, James Madison University, Roanoke College, Virginia Military Institute, and Washington and Lee University.

FOR THE COMPLETE PROGRAM OF THE 2005 CONFERENCE, CLICK here.

Prizewinners for "Best Paper in Session" received a copy of Shakespeare A to Z: The Essential Reference to His Plays, His Poems, His Life and Times, and More by Charles Boyce and David Allen White, and the prizewinners for "Best Paper in Conference" received a copy of Shakespeare for All Time by Stanley Wells. The winners in 2005 were:

Other presenters and papers: