Shakespeare Unit

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Title

Shakespeare Unit

Subject

adaption, drama, dramatic, films, film, Hamlet, Macbeth, William Shakespeare, Shakespeare, Melbourne, Peter Eckersall, Shakespeare, television, university, universities, Melbourne, University of Melbourne, Victoria

Description

Level 2 undergraduate unit ‘Shakespeare’ coordinated by Peter Eckersall at the University of Melbourne. In part the unit investigates film and television adaptations of Shakespeare’s plays, and two plays set in the medieval period are on the reading list, Macbeth (an eleventh-century king of Scotland) and Hamlet (the legendary Viking-Age Amleth, recorded by the Dane Saxo Grammaticus in the early thirteenth century).

Creator

Eckersall, Peter

Publisher

University of Melbourne

Date

17 June 2011

Rights

Peter Eckersall, University of Melbourne

Format

Weblink

Language

English

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Citation

“Shakespeare Unit,” Medievalism in Australian Cultural Memory, accessed October 20, 2021, https://ausmed.arts.uwa.edu.au/items/show/410.