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• La Fundación Cultural William Shakespeare Argentina was on the news! Read the article on Tiempo Argentino daily.

The Fundación Shakespeare Argentina was launched at the 38th Buenos Aires International Book Fair on 24th April 2012. The event included a Homage to Shakespeare on the anniversary of his birth and amongst those participating were actresses Gabriela Toscano and Ingrid Pelicori, translator and university lecturer Dr. Rolando Costa Picazo, Dr. Jorge Dubatti, similarly a university lecturer and researcher, translator and lecturer Dr. Miguel Ángel Montezanti and Carlos Rivas, theatre director. See more on our Vimeo channel.https://vimeo.com/user9201601https://vimeo.com/user9201601actividades.htmlshapeimage_14_link_0shapeimage_14_link_1
On August 2nd 2012, as part of the X Buenos Aires Theatre Book Fair, Fundación Shakespeare Argentina (FSA) was officially presented to the theatre community at the Teatro Nacional Cervantes. Watch this video: https://vimeo.com/56127121https://vimeo.com/56127121shapeimage_22_link_0
“Quarto” from the Shakespeare Theatre Association, Note from the President.

“Those who attended the Orlando Conference will be pleased to hear that Mercedes de la Torre and Carlos Drocchi launched the Fundación Shakespeare Argentina in April (check their excellent website)...”
The FSA in the Newsletter of the Academia Argentina de Letras

We are extremely proud and happy to be able to make available to our friends and followers on our website a most interesting book in Spanish by the President of the Argentine Academy of Language and Literature, Dr. Pedro Luis Barcia. Published in 1966, "Shakespeare en la Argentina" is a history of the reception given to the works of Shakespeare in Argentina. It is the first book that we have made available in digital format on our site and we are most grateful to Dr. Barcia for making this possible.
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FSA attends international forums

The Fundación Shakespeare Argentina (FSA) participated in the annual International Conference of the Shakespeare Theater Association (STA) which took place (between 9 and 12 January 2013) in the city of Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, United States, sharing a wonderful and inspiring meeting with important personalities from the world of Shakespeare. See link: http://www.wfmz.com/news/news-regional-lehighvalley/Conference-draws-Shakespeare-experts-from-around-world-to-DeSales/-/132502/18100700/-/14i08o2z/-/index.html

For the second consecutive year the FSA participates in this annual International Conference of the STA as a member, at the invitation of his (then) President, Mr. Patrick Spottiswoode, Director of the Globe Education in London.
The STA has included the FSA in it´s Shakespearean Institutions World Map which is in fact an important window for our authors, academics and artists. 
See link: http://www.stahome.org/ 

After the Conference, the FSA was invited by Prof. Dr. Ralph Alan Cohen of the American Shakespeare Center (ASC) to visit the magnificent Blackfriars Theatre in Staunton, VA and to attend the première of the fabulous TV series produced by the BBC Shakespeare Uncovered.
See more about the American Shakespeare Center on the following link: http://www.americanshakespearecenter.com/v.php?pg=1534

Furthermore, the FSA was invited by Prof. Dr. Huang to attend the George Washington University Digital Humanities Symposium (GWDH13), which was held in the city of Washington DC from 24 to 26 January 2013.  Here's a summary of the presentation of the Co-Director of Global Shakespeares, Dr. Huang where he thanks the presence and cooperation of the FSA: https://vimeo.com/58520842 

Read the excellent article about FSA written by Dr. Huang on Global Shakespeares platform: http://globalshakespeares.mit.edu/blog/2013/05/04/fundacion-shakespeare-argentinas-events/ t http://www.wfmz.com/news/news-regional-lehighvalley/Conference-draws-Shakespeare-experts-from-around-world-to-DeSales/-/132502/18100700/-/14i08o2z/-/index.htmlhttp://www.wfmz.com/news/news-regional-lehighvalley/Conference-draws-Shakespeare-experts-from-around-world-to-DeSales/-/132502/18100700/-/14i08o2z/-/index.htmlhttp://www.wfmz.com/news/news-regional-lehighvalley/Conference-draws-Shakespeare-experts-from-around-world-to-DeSales/-/132502/18100700/-/14i08o2z/-/index.htmlhttp://www.stahome.org/http://www.americanshakespearecenter.com/v.php?pg=1534http://www.americanshakespearecenter.com/v.php?pg=1534https://vimeo.com/58520842http://globalshakespeares.mit.edu/blog/2013/05/04/fundacion-shakespeare-argentinas-events/http://globalshakespeares.mit.edu/blog/2013/05/04/fundacion-shakespeare-argentinas-events/shapeimage_27_link_0shapeimage_27_link_1shapeimage_27_link_2shapeimage_27_link_3shapeimage_27_link_4shapeimage_27_link_5shapeimage_27_link_6shapeimage_27_link_7shapeimage_27_link_8
Since its creation in May 2011 FSA has established and strengthened bonds of friendship and collaboration among the Shakespearean Community spreading the work of our authors, academics, and artists related to the English author by linking them to the World of Shakespeare and disseminating our culture.
FSA on Ñ, Shakespeare for everybody
The FSA was featured on march 4th on Ñ, Clarin newspapers’ cultural magazine. The piece was titled “Shakespeare for everybody”, inspired on the Foundation’s spirit, which is to give greater access to Shakespeare’s work. http://www.revistaenie.clarin.com/escenarios/Fundacion-Shakespeare-Argentina_0_875312502.htmlhttp://www.revistaenie.clarin.com/escenarios/Fundacion-Shakespeare-Argentina_0_875312502.htmlhttp://www.revistaenie.clarin.com/escenarios/Fundacion-Shakespeare-Argentina_0_875312502.htmlshapeimage_31_link_0shapeimage_31_link_1
Homage to Shakespeare at Fundación Internacional Jorge Luis Borges on April 23, 2013


• On Friday, May 10, 2013, the FSA hosted a very exciting panel at the Buenos Aires International Book Fair.
FSA celebrated Shakespeare's Birthday with an event on April 23 2013 at Fundación Internacional Jorge Luis Borges. Our thanks to Mrs. María Kodama for having hosted the Fundación Shakespeare Argentina to Homage Shakespeare at her place. Two special guests lectured on Shakespeare: Translator and University Lecturer Dr. Rolando Costa Picazo and Director and praised Drama Teacher Mr. Augusto Fernandes.
 On Monday May 13th, for the first time in Argentina, actress and senior Globe Education Practitioner, Yolanda Vazquez lead a workshop on Shakespearean performance focused on Hamlet. 

Mrs. Vazquez is an exceptional teacher and actress who adds communicational skills in English and Spanish to her performance based teaching experience. 

Summoned by FSA and Shakespeare´s Globe Education, the workshop took place in Buenos Aires at Garrick Arte Cultura (independent new theater).
FSA at the 39th Buenos Aires International Book Fair 2013.
Fundación Shakespeare Argentina enabled the implementation of the “World Shakespeare Project” (WSP) led by Dr. Sheila Cavanagh and Dr. Kevin Quarmby from Emory University (USA), in different Argentine universities. With the aid of new technologies, the “World Shakespeare Project” helps to connect students from around the world through the works of William Shakespeare. 

Read an excerpt of Dr. Cavanagh´s article published on the Digital Turn issue of the Journal for Early Modern Cultural Studies: http://muse.jhu.edu/journals/journal_for_early_modern_cultural_studies/v013/13.4.cavanagh.html and watch the video: https://vimeo.com/69649676http://muse.jhu.edu/journals/journal_for_early_modern_cultural_studies/v013/13.4.cavanagh.htmlhttp://muse.jhu.edu/journals/journal_for_early_modern_cultural_studies/v013/13.4.cavanagh.htmlhttp://muse.jhu.edu/journals/journal_for_early_modern_cultural_studies/v013/13.4.cavanagh.htmlhttps://vimeo.com/69649676https://vimeo.com/69649676shapeimage_38_link_0shapeimage_38_link_1shapeimage_38_link_2shapeimage_38_link_3shapeimage_38_link_4
Dr. Sheila Cavanagh: https://vimeo.com/67194700

Dr. Miguel Ángel Montezanti: https://vimeo.com/67202677

Director Rubén Szuchmacher: https://vimeo.com/67198908https://vimeo.com/67194700https://vimeo.com/67202677https://vimeo.com/67198908noticias.htmlshapeimage_39_link_0shapeimage_39_link_1shapeimage_39_link_2
• FSA participated at the XI Theatre Book Fair 2013 at Teatro Nacional Cervantes: On August 8th a very well-received dramatized reading of “Otelo: Una Tragedia” version of Alberto Wainer, Directed by Jorge Azurmendi with a wonderful cast starring Pepe Soriano, Rubén Stella, Daniel Miglioranza, Maia Francia, among others. See clip: https://vimeo.com/73905110 and check out the event´s pictures: https://picasaweb.google.com/115974394747107356662/OteloUnaTragediaEnElTeatroNacionalCervantes03https://vimeo.com/73905110https://vimeo.com/73905110https://picasaweb.google.com/115974394747107356662/OteloUnaTragediaEnElTeatroNacionalCervantes03https://picasaweb.google.com/115974394747107356662/OteloUnaTragediaEnElTeatroNacionalCervantes03shapeimage_40_link_0shapeimage_40_link_1shapeimage_40_link_2shapeimage_40_link_3
• From 23rd to 27th April 2014 an International Congress on William Shakespeare in Argentina will take place in Buenos Aires. See more: http://www.aincrit.org/detalle.php?id=217 

• FSA in Shakespeare 450 París 2014: http://www.shakespeareanniversary.org/shake450/http://www.aincrit.org/detalle.php?id=217http://www.shakespeareanniversary.org/shake450/shapeimage_41_link_0shapeimage_41_link_1
• FSA interviews Tina Packer
• Dr. Paul Edmondson, Head of Knowledge and Research at The Shakespeare Birthplace Trust (SBT) announces the exhibition of Liberti´s Portrait of Shakespeare in Stratford Upon Avon, UK next April 2014. Watch the interview at STA Conference 2014 in Stratford, Canadá : https://vimeo.com/85262358 See more: https://vimeo.com/85616048 https://vimeo.com/85801029 https://vimeo.com/85262358https://vimeo.com/85262358https://vimeo.com/85616048https://vimeo.com/85801029shapeimage_43_link_0shapeimage_43_link_1shapeimage_43_link_2shapeimage_43_link_3
• FSA celebrates Shakespeare 450 with several Homages together with different Argentinian institutions and in collaboration with important international organizations. Watch the video:  http://vimeo.com/96723190 http://vimeo.com/96723190shapeimage_44_link_0
FSA is very proud to have collaborated with the Portrait of  William Shakespeare by Juan Carlos Liberti for the new exhibition at Shakespeare´s Birthplace Trust. See link:  http://www.shakespeareliveshere.co.uk/post/87702793965/william-shakespeare-juan-c-liberti-1982 

On May 12 FSA paid a tribute to Shakespeare at the 40th International Buenos Aires Book Fair 2014 together with special guests Carlos Gamerro, Pablo Ingberg, Horacio Peña, Raúl Serrano and Lautaro Vilo. Watch the video:http://www.shakespeareliveshere.co.uk/post/87702793965/william-shakespeare-juan-c-liberti-1982http://www.shakespeareliveshere.co.uk/post/87702793965/william-shakespeare-juan-c-liberti-1982shapeimage_45_link_0shapeimage_45_link_1