The Marlowe Society of America has concluded its Seventh International Conference, held on 25-28 June 2013, at the American Shakespeare Center’s Blackfriars Playhouse in Staunton, VA.

Hosted by MSA President Paul Menzer, the conference featured keynote presentations by Susan P. Cerasano (Colgate University) Laurie Maguire (Magdalen College, University of Oxford), Leah Marcus (Vanderbilt University), and Garrett Sullivan (Pennsylvania State University). The professional productions by the American Shakespeare Center complemented special events, workshops, screenings, and productions designed for conference attendees. Of special interest to Marlovians was a fully staged production of The Massacre at Paris.