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Shakespeare Behind Bars (Dir. Hank Rogerson, US, 2005)

April 14, 2016 @ 6:30 pm - 8:45 pm CDT

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Shakespeare Behind Bars is a documentary that follows 20 male inmates in a Kentucky prison on their nine month process of bringing Shakespeare’s The Tempest to performance.

Alternative Shakespeares comprises a series of eight film screenings and discussions that highlight the diversity of Shakespearean representations on film. Providing a forum for thought and conversation about Shakespeare in adaptation, this screening will feature an introduction and discussion led by Karen Davis, Graduate Student, Department of Philosophy, Texas A&M University.

This event is made possible through the generous support of the Texas A&M Department of Sociology.


April 14, 2016
6:30 pm - 8:45 pm CDT
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Harrington Education Center Classroom Building (HECC) 209
544 Ross St
College Station, TX 77840 United States
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