Shakespeare Conference

Partner: Midhurst Rother College, Midhurst
Partner type: Maintained School
Project category: Academic

The conference brings together teachers academics and students to present papers on a multitude of issues. The theme for this year's Shakespeare conference was 'Madness and Folly' and it was our fifth Shakespeare conference. 42 papers were given and speeches were made by three Keynote speakers. Students attended from seven different schools including Midhurst Rother College. Next year's conference is already being planned.

Aims of the project

To engage gifted and talented students in the academic study of all things Shakespeare.

Impact

Great feedback from students and teachers and schools returning to the conference year after year.

Pupil involvement

Mostly year 12 and 13

Frequency and duration

Once per year