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What Shakespeare Sounds and Looks Like in Korea

Synopsis
Short video series in which Shakespeare academics and students talk to camera about an aspect of Shakespeare’s work. The aim is to persuade foreign students to study Shakespeare in Britain. In this video Taejin Kim, an international student from South Korea, studying at the University of Leicester speaks on how he was inspired to come to the UK to study after he read The Merchant of Venice and became interested in English literature.
Series
Shakespeare Lives in Education
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Video
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Year of release
2016
Notes
Accessed 2/2016. The words spoken appear on the screen.
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Online availability

URI
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QYxRiE96uFg

Credits

Cast
Taejin Kim 

Production Company

Name

British Council

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