Shakespeare, William: Henry V, A Midsummer Night's Dream, Hamlet,
The Merchant of Venice, Venus and Adonis, The Rape of Lucrece, and
Lanier, Douglas. Shakespeare in
Modern Popular Culture. Oxford University Press, 2002 (we will read
only a 20-page excerpt that will be handed out in class)
Linklater, Kristin. Freeing Shakespeare's
Voice. Theater Communications Group, 1992.
Sinclair, Pete. A Story About
Getting A Story About Stories With The Help Of Diverse Other Stories.
Tillyard, E.M.W. The Elizabethan
Wells, Stanley, ed. Shakespeare:
An Oxford Guide. Oxford Press, 2003
Henry V , 1989. Directed by and starring Kenneth Branaugh; 137
Playing Shakespeare. Hosted
by John Barton, this BBC video series of master classes with the Royal
Shakespeare Company contains 10 episodes; we will watch 3 in class.
All will be on reserve at TESC library. Each episode is about 50 minutes
Merchant of Venice, 1973;
directed by John Sichel. Starring Laurence Olivier as Shylock and Joan
Plowright as Portia. 131 minutes long.