British Universities Film & Video Council

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Why Shakespeare Means Something New to Every Generation

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. According to Professor Richard Schoch, Professor of Drama at Queen’s University Belfast, Shakespeare’s plays change with different generations, cultures and eras because we ask new questions of his work.
Series
Shakespeare Lives in Education
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Video
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Year of release
2016
Recording date
29 Jan 2016
Duration
2 mins

Credits

Contributor
Richard Schoch

Additional Details

Production type
Documentary/Educational/News
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Notes

Notes
Accessed 2/2016. The words spoken appear on the screen.

Production Company

Name

British Council

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