ENGL478B - Selected Topics in English and American Literature before 1800; Shakespeare and Film

Representative early, middle, and later works, including comedies, tragedies, histories, and romances. Historical and cultural contexts.

Shakespeare on Film will invite students to learn about Shakespeare’s plays, as well as the various implications of translating them from the stage and printed page, where they first appeared in the late 16th and early 17th century, to the cinema screen of the twentieth and twenty-first century