Introduction to Shakespeare’s Life


Will in the World, How Shakespeare Became Shakespeare: by Stephen Greenblatt
Shakespeare: The World as Stage by Bill Bryson
The Lodger Shakespeare; His Life on Silver Street by Charles Nicholl
Shakespeare by Michael Wood
Shadowplay: The Hidden Beliefs and Coded Politics of William Shakespeare by Clare Asquith
Shakespeare’s works online:

An In Our Time episode on the works of Shakespeare:

Youtube Videos
Hip Hop Shakespeare TedX talk from Akala

10 Curious Facts about Shakespeare

Web Links
Shakespeare’s Lost Years:
Shakespeare Birthplace Trust:
Shakespeare and the American Dream:
Words Shakespeare Invented:
An #englandcast listener’s adaptation of the Sonnets:

Conspiracy and Authorship Questions
Shakespeare: The Conspiracy Theories from the Telegraph
Who Really Wrote Shakespeare from the Guardian
The Mystery of Shakespeare’s Identity from Time




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