Who was William Shakespeare? - The Apprentice

Some of us may have come to Shakespeare just recently. Still, it’s never too late to look at what is so special about him by embarking on a wonderful journey from Stratford-upon-Avon to London to explore this man and his times. Shakespeare was born in just the right place at the right time of Elizabethan England. In this first part of a two-part series, we visit Stratford-upon-Avon and examine his early days.

DELIVERY MODE

  • Face-to-Face / Online

SUGGESTED READING

  • Bell, John, (2011), On Shakespeare, Allen & Unwin,
  • Shapiro, James, (2005), 1599, Faber and Faber,
  • Shapiro, James, (2015), 1606, Faber and Faber,
  • Shapiro, James, (2010) Contested Will, Faber and Faber

COURSE OUTLINE

  • Elizabethan England.
  • Stratford-upon-Avon.
  • A journey from Stratford to Oxford.
  • Plays, reading matter.
  • Planning your own trip to Shakespeare’s England.

LEARNING OUTCOMES

By the end of this course, students should be able to:

  1. Have a greater understanding of Shakespeare’s life, work and travels.
$67 Limited / $60

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10 Jun

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