115th Annual Conference - Honolulu, Hawaii
Friday, November 10 - Sunday, November 12, 2017

Circulation and Economy: Shaking out the Subject and Subjectivity from East to West

Brooke A. Carlson, Chaminade University of Honolulu

Shakespeare’s Globe entered the early modern English market in 1599, re-appearing miraculously in 1997. Farther abroad, Shakespeare has been slipping into Asian markets since the early twentieth-century. Art and performance enact messy transactions. Korean Shakespeare today is an experience in alienation, calling into question the very being of humanity.