English Majors Interview Shakespeare Acting Company

thumb_the_nashville_shakespeare_festivalStudents in Dr. Marcia McDonald’s Shakespeare class interviewed the cast and crew of the Nashville Shakespeare Festival‘s Comedy of Errors on Thursday, September 23rd. The interviews were conducted as part of a project to create an online archive of local Shakespeare productions. Dr. Joel Overall and MA in English graduate student Alyssa Wynans assisted the students during the interviews. The archive will be housed by Belmont University’s library and is funded by a grant from the Folger Shakespeare Library in conjunction with the National Endowment for the Humanities.


 Graduate Students Present at Humanities Symposium

Alyssa Wynans, Hannah McIntosh, Aleksandra Kojadinovic, and Grace Miller presented on the evolution of technology in the humanities at the Belmont University Humanities Symposium. Their papers covered the relationship between technologies and humans in the twentieth and twenty-first centuries, from online Shakespeare fanfiction to the impact of media and technological devices on self-image and relationships.