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Cracking the Shakespeare Code

Synopsis
Video podcast. The 2007 Catholic Literature Series focuses on Shakespeare and his relationship to Catholicism. While Shakespeare’s place in the Western canon is settled, the controversial question of his faith is not. This series debates the notion of a Catholic ethos in his plays, exploring the historical and literary facts surrounding the issue. This lecture is given by Professor Peter Holland.
Series
Catholic Literature
Language
English
Country
United States
Medium
Video
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Recording date
2007
Duration
82 mins

Credits

Contributor
Peter Holland

Additional Details

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

Notes

Notes
Accessed 8/2016.
History
Posted 17 September 2014

Online Availability

Online URL
https://vimeo.com/13364064

Production Company

Name

University of Notre Dame

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