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Shakespeare and the Varieties of Human Experience

Synopsis
8 lectures on Shakespeare’s plays by Professors J. Dennis Huston and Peter Saccio. The works discussed are: The Taming of the Shrew, Measure for Measure, Richard III, Macbeth, Troilus and Cressida, Othello and Julius Caesar. Houston gives a scene-by-scene analyses while Saccio offers a thematic approach.
Series
Superstars Teachers
Language
English
Country
United States
Medium
Video
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Year of release
1991
Duration
360 mins

Credits

Producer
Jay Reed
Contributor
J. Dennis Huston; Peter Saccio

Additional Details

Production type
Documentary/Educational/News
Plays
Julius Caesar; Macbeth; Measure for Measure; Othello; Richard III; Romeo and Juliet; Taming of the Shrew, The; Troilus and Cressida
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Notes

Notes
Note: The material in New York Public Library is lent to members only. Outside researchers requiring access should contact the Librarian to enquire about the possibility of an onsite viewing.

Production Company

Name

Teaching Company, The

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+1 703 738 2819
Address
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USA

Archive

Name

New York Public Library

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Phone
+1 212 621 0618
Address
Driscoll Media Center
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New York, New York 10019-6185
USA

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