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Games and Shakespeare

Synopsis
Lecture by Dr Stephen Curtis (Lancaster University), part of the Game Lab series, examining the ways in which the Bard and his works have been used as the inspiration or setting for games, both card/board and digital. As well as a brief summary of the general state of Shakespearean games, Curtis discusses what the process of ‘gaming’ Shakespeare can offer to critical discussions of his plays and poems.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Video
Transmission details
3 Jun 2019
Duration
52 mins

Additional Details

Production type
Documentary/Educational/News
Subjects
Shakespeare
Keywords
games

Online Availability

Online URL
https://www.manchestergamestudies.org/blog/2019/6/3/games-and-shakespeare
Online format
Streamed

Distributor

Name

YouTube

Web
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