Illuminating Shakespeare

November 21, 2016

Illuminating Shakespeare

We are very pleased to announce the final update to our Shakespeare hub — a spotlight on Shakespeare’s collaborators.

Early modern dramatists often wrote collaboratively and a majority of plays from the period were written by more than one person. Until recently, the solitary genius of Shakespeare was judged an exception. Now Shakespeare’s potential collaborations are a hot and highly contentious topic. This latest Shakespeare hub looks at these debates, with specially-commissioned videos, blogs, and interactive content.

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