Othello

Author: William Shakespeare

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Desdemona (Fictitious character)

Page: 253

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Teaching Shakespeare

Author: Rex Gibson

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

ISBN: 1316609871

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 272

View: 7244

Teaching Shakespeare has been a major contribution to the knowledge and expertise of all teachers of Shakespeare from primary upwards for two decades. This full-colour second edition is in a larger format, updated to reflect modern classroom practice. It includes new contributions by leading practitioners from Shakespeare's Globe, the Shakespeare Schools Festival, the Shakespeare Birthplace Trust and the Cambridge School Shakespeare editorial team. Teaching Shakespeare makes explicit the 'Active Shakespeare' principles which underpin Cambridge School Shakespeare and includes activities and advice to help teachers develop their existing good practice, making the learning of Shakespeare valuable and enjoyable for all involved.
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The Taming of the Shrew

Author: William Shakespeare

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

ISBN: 1139835238

Category: Literary Collections

Page: N.A

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One of Shakespeare's most popular yet controversial plays, this edition of The Taming of the Shrew considers its reception in the light of the hostility and embarrassment it often arouses, taking account of both scholarly defences and modern feminist criticism of the play. For this updated edition Ann Thompson has added new sections to the Introduction which describe the 'deeply problematic' nature of debates about the play and its reception since the 1980s. She discusses recent editions and textual, performance and critical studies.
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Othello

Author: Jane Coles,Rex Gibson,Vicki Wienand,Richard Andrews

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

ISBN: 1107615593

Category: Drama

Page: 264

View: 6616

An improved, larger-format edition of the Cambridge School Shakespeare plays, extensively rewritten, expanded and produced in an attractive new design. An active approach to classroom Shakespeare enables students to inhabit Shakespeare's imaginative world in accessible and creative ways. Students are encouraged to share Shakespeare's love of language, interest in character and sense of theatre. Substantially revised and extended in full colour, classroom activities are thematically organised in distinctive 'Stagecraft', 'Write about it', 'Language in the play', 'Characters' and 'Themes' features. Extended glossaries are aligned with the play text for easy reference. Expanded endnotes include extensive essay-writing guidance for 'Othello' and Shakespeare. Includes rich, exciting colour photos of performances of 'Othello' from around the world.
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The School of Shakespeare

Author: Richard Simpson

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783742870032

Category:

Page: 496

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The school of Shakespeare is an unchanged, high-quality reprint of the original edition of 1878. Hansebooks is editor of the literature on different topic areas such as research and science, travel and expeditions, cooking and nutrition, medicine, and other genres.As a publisher we focus on the preservation of historical literature.Many works of historical writers and scientists are available today as antiques only. Hansebooks newly publishes these books and contributes to the preservation of literature which has become rare and historical knowledge for the future.
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Othello (2009 edition)

Oxford School Shakespeare

Author: William Shakespeare

Publisher: OUP Oxford

ISBN: 9780198328735

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 208

View: 7879

Othello is a popular text for study by secondary students the world over. This edition includes illustrations, preliminary notes, reading lists (including websites) and classroom notes.
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The Cambridge Introduction to Shakespeare

Author: Emma Smith

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

ISBN: 1139462393

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: N.A

View: 8388

This lively and innovative introduction to Shakespeare promotes active engagement with the plays, rather than recycling factual information. Covering a range of texts, it is divided into seven subject-based chapters: Character; Performance; Texts; Language; Structure; Sources and History, and it does not assume any prior knowledge. Instead, it develops ways of thinking and provides the reader with resources for independent research through the 'Where next?' sections at the end of each chapter. The book draws on scholarship without being overwhelmed by it, and unlike other introductory guides to Shakespeare it emphasizes that there is space for new and fresh thinking by students and readers, even on the most-studied and familiar plays.
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The Tragedy of Othello

Author: William Shakespeare

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category:

Page: 256

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Othello

A Contextual History

Author: Virginia Mason Vaughan

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

ISBN: 9780521587082

Category: Drama

Page: 243

View: 6761

Shakespeare's Othello has exercised a powerful fascination over audiences with its portrayal of destructive jealousy. This study is a major exercise in the historicization of Othello in which the author examines contemporary writings and demonstrates how they were embedded in the text. Subsequent chapters analyze representations and interpretations from the Restoration to the present, using illustrations of performances and performers. Othello is revealed as a significant shaper of cultural meaning.
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Much Ado About Nothing

Author: Rex Gibson,Anthony Partington,Vicki Wienand,Richard Andrews,Richard Spencer

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

ISBN: 1107619890

Category: Drama

Page: 216

View: 3869

An improved, larger-format edition of the Cambridge School Shakespeare plays, extensively rewritten, expanded and produced in an attractive new design. An active approach to classroom Shakespeare enables students to inhabit Shakespeare's imaginative world in accessible and creative ways. Students are encouraged to share Shakespeare's love of language, interest in character and sense of theatre. Substantially revised and extended in full colour, classroom activities are thematically organised in distinctive 'Stagecraft', 'Write about it', 'Language in the play', 'Characters' and 'Themes' features. Extended glossaries are aligned with the play text for easy reference. Expanded endnotes include extensive essay-writing guidance for 'Much Ado about Nothing' and Shakespeare. Includes rich, exciting colour photos of performances of 'Much Ado about Nothing' from around the world.
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Cambridge Student Guide to Othello

Author: Pamela Mason

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

ISBN: 9780521008112

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 128

View: 1179

The Cambridge Student Guide to Othello provides explanatory notes and guidance to help form the basis for the understanding of the play. It is part of a new series aimed at students from 16 years upwards in schools and colleges throughout the English-speaking world. Background information provides support and prompts inquiry for advanced level study by drawing out issues and themes related to the text. The content of each book in the series follows the pattern of an introduction; detailed running commentary on the text; insight into historical, social and cultural contexts; analysis of the language; an overview of critical approaches and different interpretations; essay-writing tips and lists of recommended resources.
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As You Like It

Author: William Shakespeare

Publisher: Wordsworth Editions

ISBN: 9781853260599

Category: Drama

Page: 102

View: 6448

As You Like It, Shakespeare's most lighthearted comedy and one of the best-loved and most performed of all his plays, was probably written in 1599 or 1600, though it was not printed until the First Folio of 1623. As its witty heroine is Shakespeare's longest female role, the play's performance history is marked by notable Rosalinds, from Hannah Pritchard and Margaret Woffington (giving rival performances in 1741), to Helen Faucit, Ada Rehan, Peggy Ashcroft, Katharine Hepburn, Vanessa Redgrave, Ronald Pickup (in an all-male production of 1967), Juliet Stevenson, and many others.
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Othello

Author: William Shakespeare,Dr. Barbara A. Mowat,Paul Werstine

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 0743482824

Category: Drama

Page: 314

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A discussion of the sources and historical background of the play accompanies the text and critical commentaries.
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Shakespeare on Screen: Othello

Author: Sarah Hatchuel,Nathalie Vienne-Guerrin

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

ISBN: 1107109736

Category: Drama

Page: 258

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An up-to-date survey of the key themes and debates surrounding screen adaptations and productions of Shakespeare's Othello.
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King Richard III

Author: William Shakespeare

Publisher: The Floating Press

ISBN: 1775412113

Category: Drama

Page: 271

View: 4996

Richard III belongs to Shakespeare's folio of King Richard plays, and is the longest of his plays after Hamlet. It is classified variously as a tragedy and a history, showing the reign of Richard III in an unflattering light. The play's length springs in part from its reference to the other Richard plays, with which Shakespeare assumed his audience would be familiar. These references and characters are often edited out to create an abridged version when the play is performed for modern audiences.
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Shakespeare's Language

150 Photocopiable Worksheets

Author: Rex Gibson

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780521578110

Category: Education

Page: 152

View: 7489

Invaluable support for all teachers of Shakespeare in schools, colleges and institutions of higher education. Shakespeare's Language is an adaptable resource that can be used both as an introduction for GCSE students and for study at A Level, enabling students of all abilities to grasp how Shakespeare's dramatic langauge embodies the conflicts that are at the heart of all drama. This teacher's handbook contains 150 photocopiable worksheets.
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Titus Andronicus

Author: William Shakespeare

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category:

Page: N.A

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