Original Pronunciation in Tudor England | University of Oxford

Original Pronunciation in Tudor England

Speaker
Dr David Crystal
Event date
Event time
6:45
Venue
The University Church of St Mary the Virgin
Oxford
Oxfordshire
OX1 4BJ
Event type
Lectures and seminars
Event cost
Free
Disabled access?
Yes
Booking required
Not required

Dr David Crystal, leading authority on linguistics, dialect and Shakespeare, will speak on the fascinating subject of Original Pronunciation in Elizabethan England, as performed at the Globe Theatre. The talk will be preceded by a creative workshop on dialect poetry (5.30–6.30pm). Either or both parts of the evening may be attended.