Ecological Shakespeare in Performance

Ecological Shakespeare in Performance is a one-day event exploring Shakespeare and Australian environments.


When: Friday 28 April 2023
Where: James Cook University - Townsville, Queensland, Australia
Keynote Speaker: Professor Gretchen Minton (Montana State University; 2023 Fulbright Scholar)

This one day event will feature a keynote presentation, short performance, presentations, interdisciplinary guest speakers and workshop time.

Registration is free and includes lunch and dinner.

Proposals are welcomed on topics including:

  • Shakespeare and ecocriticism

  • Blue Humanities

  • Shakespeare in performance

  • Australian Shakespeare adaptations

  • Environmental theatre

  • Creative projects

Please submit your 250 word proposal and a short bio by 31 January 2023 to Dr Claire Hansen ( and Professor Gretchen Minton (