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7th Annual Katy Morris Shakespeare Symposium scheduled for June 12

DURANT, Okla. – The 7th Annual Katy Morris Shakespeare Symposium is scheduled for June 12 on the campus of Southeastern Oklahoma State University.

Produced by the Oklahoma Shakespearean Festival and the Department of Art, Communication, and Theatre at Southeastern, the Symposium brings local and regional high school teachers together to focus on developing ways to make Shakespeare’s writings exciting and relevant to today’s high school students.



Kathleen Hardgrove, a Southeastern theatre professor, is directing the Symposium.

“We are bringing notable scholars and artists together to collaborate with local teachers, students, and community members to expand their knowledge of Shakespeare and to help bring his works to a new generation of learners,” she said.

To learn  more about the 7th Annual Katy Morris Shakespeare Symposium,  contact Hardgrove