07. September 2019 - 10:00 till 18:00
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Hannah Arendt and Shakespeare | Garrick's Temple to Shakespeare | Saturday, 07. September 2019

David Garrick built his Shakespeare Temple beside the Thames at Hamptonin 1755, as a place where ‘the thinkers of the world’ would meet to reflecton the plays. He hoped Voltaire would come. Now the Kingston ShakespeareSeminar is realising the great actor’s vision, with a series of symposia on
Shakespeare in Philosophy
Each of these Saturday events features talks by leading philosophers andShakespeare scholars, coffee and tea in the riverside garden designed byCapability Brown, and lunch at the historic Bell Inn.
On Saturday September 7 2019 the Temple symposium will be onHANNAH ARENDT AND SHAKESPEARE
with contributions from
Richard Burt, Howard Caygill, Paul Kottman,Caroline Lion, Avraham Oz, Björn Quiring, Cecilia Sjöholm