British Universities Film & Video Council

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Just Nothing: How King Lear Means

Synopsis
Recording of an online illustrated presentation by Bradd Shore (Emory University) in which he focuses on the language and linguistic techniques used by Shakespeare - such as metaphor and simile - in King Lear and its effect on audiences and readers. The last 15 minutes offer a Q&A.
Language
English
Country
United States
Medium
Video
Recording date
9 Jun 2022
Duration
87 mins

Additional Details

Production type
Documentary/Educational/News
Plays
King Lear
Subjects
Drama; English language and literature; Shakespeare

Online Availability

Online URL
https://youtu.be/C4ZPq_8lUhE
Online format
Streamed

Sponsor

Name

Emory University

Distributor

Name

YouTube

Web
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