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Introduction to Richard III

Synopsis
Video made as part of The Shakespeare 2020 Project in which Robin Hizme introduces the main themes and characters from this, her favourite among the history plays. She focuses on the depiction of the title character and his use of rhetoric.
Series
The Shakespeare 2020 Project
Language
English
Country
United States
Medium
Video
Transmission details
3 Mar 2020
Duration
7 mins

Additional Details

Production type
Documentary/Educational/News
Plays
Richard III
Subjects
Drama; Shakespeare

Notes

General
The Shakespeare 2020 Project is a multimedia project created and curated by Ian Doescher to look at all of the Bard’s plays and some of the poems between 2 January and 30 December 2020. This ‘read along’ project provides associated artwork, textual materials and videos to support the learning experience. These are published on the project homepage: https://iandoescher.com/shakespeare/

Online Availability

Online URL
https://youtu.be/vhmf1oY5K6c
Online format
Streamed

Sponsor

Name

The Shakespeare 2020 Project

Email
shakespeare2020project@gmail.com
Web
https://iandoescher.com/shakespeare/ External site opens in new window
Address
Ian Doescher

Distributor

Name

YouTube

Web
http://www.youtube.com External site opens in new window

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