Category Archives: Collaborations

The Faculty of Arts works in collaboration with a number of organisations around the world.

Leading Hollywood stars offer new insights into Shakespeare’s great plays in new OU/Sky Arts series “My Shakespeare”

Starting on Monday 22nd September, “My Shakespeare” will be shown on Sky Arts 1 HD at 9.00pm.

Leading Hollywood stars offer new insights into Shakespeare’s great plays in a new OU / Sky Arts series “My Shakespeare”

The Open University has joined forces with Sky Arts for a new series of six one-hour programmes uncovering new perspectives on the plays through interviews with actors, historians and directors. The programmes will also uncover some of the extraordinarily rich video and film archives from 20th and 21st century productions of some of Shakespeare’s most well-loved plays. Continue reading

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Planned Violence Network event, New Delhi, 24-25 October 2014

The ‘Planning Modernity: Colonial Continuities, Postcolonial Disjunctions’ workshop, convened by Alex Tickell of the Department of English, The Open University, which will be held at Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, on 24-25 October 2014. Continue reading

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Jack the Ripper mystery solved – or not? Dr Rosalind Crone needs convincing

New evidence points to old Jack the Ripper suspect – but here is why I’m not convinced By Rosalind Crone, The Open University A panic erupted in Britain 126 years ago. At daybreak on Saturday September 8, the mutilated body … Continue reading

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