We are pleased to announce that the 33rd BIF Seminar will take place at the University of Reading on Saturday 4 November 2023, with the following speakers:

Elizabeth Barry (University of Warwick): ‘“The Protestant Thing to Do”: Beckett, Charity and the Ambivalent Work of Social Care’

Xander Ryan (University of Reading): ‘From Little Jerusalem to the Paris Conservatoire: Samuel Beckett, Leslie Daiken, Melanie Daiken’

Hannah Simpson (University of Edinburgh): ‘Samuel Beckett and Disability Performance’

Velibor Topic (Actor): ‘Waiting for Godot in Sarajevo: Reflections 30 Years On’

Further details re timings and how to register will be sent out later this week. Please save the date, and we hope to see you at the seminar!