ESRA – European Shakespeare Rerearch Association

ESRA - European Shakespeare Rerearch Association


ESRA (the European Shakespeare Research Association) encourages and supports research into Shakespeare as a cultural presence in Europe and the relationship between this presence and the construction of European culture and identity.

The Association endeavours:
  • To foster research networks and projects
  • To arrange conferences and other forms of academic collaboration
  • To support publications and academic programmes on the subject
  • To keep its members informed of developments in its field of studies


ESRA Board members:

Chair: Rui Carvalho Homem (University of Porto)
Treasurer: Jacek Fabiszak (Adam Mickiewicz University)
Secretary: Juan F. Cerdá (University of Murcia)
Nicoleta Cinpoes (University of Worcester)
Nathalie Vienne-Guerrin (University of Montpellier III)
Jana Wild (Academy of Performing Arts, Bratislava)
Jerzy Limon (University of Gdansk)
Maria Del Sapio Garbero (Roma Tre University)

Honorary President: Ángel-Luis Pujante

Important Dates

Now open

Seminar & Panel Proposal deadline
June, 18th 2018

Proposal acceptance notification
July, 15th 2018

Call for Papers opening
July, 20th 2018

Early Bird Fee Opening
October, 2018

Call for Papers Deadline
January, 15th 2019

Call for Papers Acceptance Notification
January, 31st 2019

Early Bird Fee Expiration
April, 5th 2019