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SOF conference begins tomorrow in Ashland, Oregon

Ashland, Oregon. Photo by Fred Stockwell courtesy Ashland Chamber of Commerce

Ashland, Oregon. Photo by Fred Stockwell courtesy Ashland Chamber of Commerce

The annual Shakespeare Oxford Fellowship conference begins tomorrow, Sept. 24, 2015 in Ashland, Oregon. Full-conference or single-day admission is available online, or in person at the Ashland Springs Hotel tomorrow from 8 a.m. to noon — conference welcome at 1 p.m.

Pre-conference kick-off today

Today, from 9-10 a.m. and from 9-10 p.m. Pacific Time, three British scholars who are presenting at the conference will join radio host Geoffrey Riley on The Jefferson Exchange news/info show to discuss the Shakespeare authorship.

Tune in to the program via live-streaming on the Internet at Jefferson Public Radio. Click on the Listen Live button under the JPR logo on the upper left side of the page. The program will also be available as a podcast within a day after the program.

Later today, those three scholars: Ros Barber, PhD; Kevin Gilvary, PhD; and Alexander Waugh will join their British colleagues Julia Cleave, MA (Oxon.), and Margrethe Jolly, PhD from 1-3 p.m. PT to present the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) community lecture titled “British Scholars Address the Shakespeare Authorship Challenge” at the First Presbyterian Church of Ashland, Oregon. The lecture is free and open to the public.

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