Stanley William WELLS

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1930-05-21
Education Kingston HS Hull, UCL (BA), The Shakespeare Inst Univ of Birmingham (PhD)
Books & Publications
Recreations music, theatre, travel
Clubs N/A
Style Prof Stanley Wells, CBE
Career Nat Serv RAF 1951 (invalided out); Shakespeare Inst: fell 1962-77, lectr 1962, sr lectr 1971, reader 1973-77, hon fell 1979-88 and 1998-; prof of Shakespeare studies and dir Shakespeare Inst Univ of Birmingham 1988-97 (emeritus prof 1997-); conslt in Eng Wroxton Coll 1964-80, head of Shakespeare Dept OUP 1978-88, sr research fell Balliol Coll Oxford 1980-88, fell UCL 1994; dir Royal Shakespeare Theatre Summer Sch 1971-99, pres Shakespeare Club of Stratford-upon-Avon 1972-73; chm Int Shakespeare Assoc 1991-2000; memb: Exec Ctee Shakespeare's Birthplace 1976-78 and 1988- (tstee 1975-81 and 1984-, dep chm 1990, chm 1991-); Royal Shakespeare Co: govr 1974-, memb Exec Ctee 1976-2003, chm Membership Ctee 1991-2001, chm Collections Ctee 1991-2000, vice-chm Bd of Govrs 1991-2003, hon govr emeritus 2003-; guest lectr at Br and overseas univs, Br Acad Annual Shakespeare lectr 1987, Br Cncl Melchiori lecture Rome 1991; govr King Edward VI GS for Boys 1973-77; assoc ed New Penguin Shakespeare 1967- (gen ed 2004-), gen ed Oxford Shakespeare 1978-, ed Shakespeare Survey 1980-99; author of contribs to: Shakespeare Survey, Shakespeare Quarterly, Shakespeare Jahrbuch, Theatre Notebook, Stratford-upon-Avon Studies, TLS, and others; memb: Soc for Theatre Research 1963-, Cncl Malone Soc 1967-90, tstee Rose Theatre 1991-, dir Globe Theatre Tst 1990- (tstee 1998-2003); pres Birmingham and Midland Inst 2008-09; Walford Prize (for sustained contribs to bibliography) Library Assoc 1994; Hon DLitt: Furman Univ 1976, Univ of Hull 2005, Univ of Durham 2005, Univ of Warwick 2008; Hon DPhil: University of Munich 1999, Univ of Craiova 2008, Univ of Marburg 2010
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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