Shakespeare, Traffics, Tropics: The Third ASA Conference


"Shakespeare, Traffics, Tropics: The Third ASA Conference," to he held in Manila, 28-30 May 2018, is now accepting abstracts and seminar proposals. Co-organized by Ricardo Abad and Judy Celine Ick and jointly hosted by Ateneo de Manila University and the University of Philippines Diliman, the conference features keynote speaker Peter Holland and 3 exciting live performances by local and international artists. The Areté, the main conference venue on Ateneo campus, is currently being completed and we will be among the first users of this wonderful facility. See the attached call for papers for more detail about submission. Please also help spread the word and encourage your colleagues and students to participate. The deadline for submission is 15 September 2017. There will be another call for seminar participation, to be announced in the fall issue of the Asian Shakespeare Newsletter.

Organized by Yoshihara Yukari, the Graphic Shakespeare Competition has inspired excellent artwork, showcasing various styles. A sampling of the First Competition can be found here. The Second Competition is now accepting entries. Please see the attached  for submission detail, and forward it to those who may be interested. The deadline for submission is 31 December 2017. An exhibit as well as the award ceremony will take place at the 2018 ASA conference. 

Please visit the ASA website for updates. We look forward to your participation