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Is Shakespeare Too Hard?

Is Shakespeare Too Hard? | EFL-ESL, ELT, Education | Language - Learning - Teaching - Educating | Scoop.it
Is adapting Shakespeare to modern English a good way to engage students and audiences with these classic texts?
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Why Shakespeare loved iambic pentameter - David T. Freeman and Gregory Taylor

View full lesson: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/why-shakespeare-loved-iambic-pentameter-david-t-freeman-and-gregory-taylor Shakespeare sometimes gets a bad ra
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Shakespeare 400 | poetryarchive.org

Shakespeare 400 | poetryarchive.org | EFL-ESL, ELT, Education | Language - Learning - Teaching - Educating | Scoop.it
As part of the Shakespeare Lives in 2016 programme, celebrating the work of William Shakespeare on the 400th anniversary of his death, the British Council has supported The Poetry Archive to enable us to record and present the Shakespeare 400 Collection.
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Global Shakespeare : comment le dramaturge anglais est devenu un auteur mondialisé et numérique

Global Shakespeare : comment le dramaturge anglais est devenu un auteur mondialisé et numérique | EFL-ESL, ELT, Education | Language - Learning - Teaching - Educating | Scoop.it
Du Canada au Texas en passant par Broadway, notre chroniqueur est parti à la recherche de Shakespeare, dont on fêtait le 450e anniversaire de la naissance en 2014.
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Teaching & Studying Shakespeare -100 links | Online College.org

Teaching & Studying Shakespeare -100 links | Online College.org | EFL-ESL, ELT, Education | Language - Learning - Teaching - Educating | Scoop.it

 

 

"Whether you are teaching or learning Shakespeare in a traditional classroom, in an online course, in high school, or college, there are resources below that will make teaching and learning about Shakespeare and fun and engaging ...

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I scooped a while ago on Youtube's animated Shakespeare plays (from the BBC)  -there : http://sco.lt/5RtYRd ; and I've just stumbled upon a webpage that suggests a series of links to help you start studying the playwright and its plays... filled with gems and might be of some use :-)

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Public Domain image of William Shakespeare "Courtesy of the University of Texas Libraries, The University of Texas at Austin.", edited by Beth Crumpler

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"Finding Shakespeare in Thor : The Dark World" | BBC Culture

"Finding Shakespeare in Thor : The Dark World" | BBC Culture | EFL-ESL, ELT, Education | Language - Learning - Teaching - Educating | Scoop.it
There is more in common between the Bard and blockbusters than men in tights, says Solvej Schou.
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Network visualization : mapping Shakespeare’s tragedies

Network visualization : mapping Shakespeare’s tragedies | EFL-ESL, ELT, Education | Language - Learning - Teaching - Educating | Scoop.it
Are Shakespeare’s tragedies all structured in the same way? Are the characters rather isolated, grouped, all connected? Narration, even fictional, contains a network of interacting characters. Cons…
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"Insults by Shakespeare" (A. Gudenrath) | TED Ed

Ten years of research and 500 face-to-face-interviews led Richard St. John to a collection of eight common traits in successful leaders around the world.
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"You're a fishmonger!"

Shakespeare's words -specifically his insults- get the playwright's works to "transcend time and appeal to audiences all over the world."

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>>> https://youtu.be/vdCjKH5IKJ8

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Language : Coding Toil and Trouble with Shakespeare | Motherboard

Language : Coding Toil and Trouble with Shakespeare | Motherboard | EFL-ESL, ELT, Education | Language - Learning - Teaching - Educating | Scoop.it
 A programming language that forces coders to write like the bard.
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Coding : considering it "the" future language or not, the article makes yummy food for thought :)

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Coding : considering it "the" future language or not, the article makes yummy food for thought :)