Toronto Eighteenth-Century Group (TECG) Lecture Series

When and Where

Thursday, October 10, 2024 4:30 pm to 7:00 pm
Room 616
Jackman Humanities Building

Speakers

Dr. Fiona Ritchie

Description

Please join us at 4:30 pm for conversation and light refreshments.

Talk Title: TBA
Fiona Ritchie is Associate Professor of English at McGill University. She is author of Shakespeare in the Theatre: Sarah Siddons and John Philip Kemble (Bloomsbury, 2022); Women and Shakespeare in the Eighteenth Century (Cambridge, 2014); and co-editor, with Peter Sabor, of Shakespeare in the Eighteenth Century (Cambridge, 2012). Professor Ritchie is interested in questions of sociability, the role of emotions in the theatre, and provincial versus metropolitan performance culture, and is currently undertaking research on women and regional theatre in Britain in the long eighteenth century.