Shakespeare


Why did Shakespeare’s father paint over iconic medieval murals?

Kate Giles | 02 December 2016 | FEATURES |  
tags: English Reformation, Shakespeare
Reformation defacement of religious images in the Bard's home town.


Those who think Marlowe co-wrote plays with Shakespeare may Kyd themselves

Darren Freebury-Jones | 27 October 2016 | FEATURES |  
tags: literature, Shakespeare
Number-crunching is not the only way of determining authorship.


William Shakespeare and the Socratic-Christian Heritage

Joseph Hebert | 22 July 2016 | FEATURES |  
tags: chivalry, Shakespeare, virtue
Exposing folly and fanaticism wherever he finds them.


Marx, Freud, Hitler, Mandela, Greer… Shakespeare influenced them all

Robert White | 19 April 2016 | FEATURES |  
tags: literature, Shakespeare
400 years after his death, there seems no sign of Shakespeare going away again any day soon.


Should Shakespeare be taught in Africa’s classrooms?

Chris Thurman | 07 August 2015 | HARAMBEE |  
tags: English language, Shakespeare


“I come to bury the whining lady member, not to praise her”

Kathy Gyngell | 30 April 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: British politics, feminism, Shakespeare
Shakespeare's heroines put today's female politicians to shame.


My tutor, The Bard

Francis Phillips | 07 August 2013 | FEATURES |  
tags: education, Shakespeare
Teaching your children Shakespeare could be the most rewarding educational experience of their lives.


Contested Will

Francis Phillips | 25 May 2010 | FEATURES |  
tags: literature, Shakespeare
Why have so many intelligent people been so dotty about the authorship of Shakespeare's plays? 


Swan Town

G. Tracy Mehan III | 09 June 2006 | FEATURES |  
tags: Shakespeare
A new children's novel about Shakespeare's daughter gives fascinating insights into Elizabethan England.


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