October 11, 2017 · 4:30 pm—6:00 pm · 010 East Pyne
John Kerrigan, Professor of English, University of Cambridge
Department of English, and the Humanities Council, Co-Sponsored with Renaissance and Early Modern Studies Program
Whitney J. Oates Visiting Fellow in the Humanities Council and the Department of English
This lecture explores the dramaturgy of the foot in a series of well-known Shakespeare plays, from Richard III through As You Like It to Macbeth. It looks at the theatrical uses of limping, pacing, stalking, tripping and says quite a bit about wandering too.