Shakespeare and Higher Education A Global Perspective (Shakespeare Yearbook)

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  • Study and teaching (Higher),
  • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • 1564-1616,
  • Shakespeare, William,
  • Shakespeare,
  • Shakespeare, William,

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Book details

ContributionsSharon A. Beehler (Editor), Holger Michael Klein (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages492
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8078257M
ISBN 100773472622
ISBN 109780773472624

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Scott Newstok's new book, How to Think Like Shakespeare: Lessons From a Renaissance Education (Princeton University Press), is about more than the Bard. It's a challenge to the ideas that education is strictly about what you can assess or data that will lead to jobs.

Newstok clearly believes, though, that an education on Shakespeare will help many people -. Scott Newstok's new book, How to Think Like Shakespeare: Lessons From a Renaissance Education (Princeton University Press), is about more than the Bard. It's a challenge to the ideas that education is strictly about what you can assess or data that will lead to jobs.

Newstok clearly believes, though, that an education on Shakespeare will help many. David Kirp's Shakespeare, Einstein, and the Bottom Line is that book for our time [the early 21st century?]. With passion and eloquence, Kirp describes the decline of higher education as a public good, the loss of university governing authority to constituent groups and external funding sources, the two-edged sword of collaboration with the Cited by: Shakespeare, Einstein, and the Bottom Line is one of the best education books of the year, and anyone interested in higher education will find it to be superiorMartin Morse Wooster, Washington Times Reviews of this book/5(17).

Once a generation a book brilliantly gives meaning to seemingly disorderly trends in higher education. David Kirp's Shakespeare, Einstein, and the Bottom Line is that book for our time [the early 21st century?].

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Robert Speaight in his book, Shakespeare: The Man and His Achievement, describes this book as a primer framed in wood and covered with a thin plate of transparent horn.

It included the alphabet in small letters and in capitals, with combinations of the five vowels with b, c, and d, and the Lord's Prayer in English.

Macmillian Higher Education About this book. Over the past twenty years, Romeo and Juliet has become the Shakespeare play assigned to more US high school students than any other. Julius Caesar has been usurped; the sexual revolution has replaced the civics lesson.

Yet, given the conservative nature of most high school curricula, one can. Othello was once one of the most important and frequently staged of Shakespeare’s plays. For three centuries, the play dominated the English stage to such an extent that it would be possible to tell the story of theatre’s development from the Jacobean to the Victorian eras solely through Othello ’s production history.

Richard Burbage, Thomas Betterton, David Garrick, Edmund. This is Shakespeare By Emma Smith Pelican, pp, £ ISBN Published 2 May ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages ; 24 cm. Contents: Introduction / Sharon Beehler --Teaching Shakespeare in Schools / Rex Gibson --A 'Sea of Troubles': Teaching Shakespeare to Egyptian Students / Dalya El-Shayal --Dealing With Shakespeare With Foreign Language Students: An Experience in Brazil / Daniela Rhinow.

William Shakespeare Quotes on Education (37 Quotes) O, when she's angry, she is keen and shrewd. She was a vixen when she went to school; And though she be but little, she is fierce.

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Useful Information. To help your visit go smoothly please consider the following. A prominent critic, award-winning biographer and broadcaster, he is the author of several books on Shakespeare, including The Genius of Shakespeare (Picador), which was praised by Sir Peter Hall, founder of the RSC, as 'the best modern book on Shakespeare.' In June he was awarded a CBE by HM The Queen 'for services to Higher Education'.

Personally, I would have preferred a straight bibliography to the annotated list of further reading, which I found cumbersome, and the book could sometimes be a little kinder to the non-specialist (for instance, John Hall is mentioned without the clarification that he was Shakespeare’s son-in-law).

In June he was awarded a CBE by HM The Queen 'for services to Higher Education'. ERIC RASMUSSEN is Professor of English at the University of Nevada, USA, and the Textual Editor of The RSC Shakespeare: The Complete Works.

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A group of Jewish parents in Brooklyn, New York, filed a lawsuit in claiming that assigning the play in a senior high school literature class “violated the rights of [their] children to receive an education free of religious bias.” (Rosenberg v.

Board of Education of the City of New York, Misc. 92 N.Y. Supp. 2d ). William Shakespeare was born in Stratford-upon-Avon on Ap It is believed that Shakespeare obtained his primary education from Stratford Grammar School where he might have studied history, Latin literature, acting and theatre.

Wry and insightful, Shakespeare, Einstein, and the Bottom Line takes us on a cross-country tour of the most powerful trend in academic life today -- the rise of business values and the belief that efficiency, immediate practical usefulness, and marketplace triumph are the best measures of a university's success.

How to Think Like Shakespeare. By Scott Newstok Aug Premium content for subscribers. Subscribe Today. Twenty-first-century students would benefit from 16th-century habits of mind Author: Scott Newstok. Shakespeare Einstein & the Bottom Line The Marketing of Higher Education by David L Kirp available in Hardcover onalso read synopsis and reviews.

Wry and insightful, Shakespeare, Einstein, and the Bottom Line takes us on a cross-country tour of. Or perhaps it would be better to say that we know what Shakespeare's parents were: John Shakespeare was the son of a tenant farmer from Snitterfield, a couple of miles outside of the market town of Stratford-upon-Avon, to which he moved at the age of He was a glove-maker and leather-worker, a specialist within the rag trade – an important.

Rome was a recurring theme throughout Shakespeare's career, from the celebrated Julius Caesar, to the more obscure Cymbeline. In this book, Paul Innes assesses themes of politics and national identity in these plays through the common theme of Rome.

He especially examines Shakespeare's interpretation of Rome and how he presented it to his contemporary audiences. Shakespeare. This book is rich in examples, including detailed analysis of recent performances and interviews with key figures from the worlds of both acting and gesture studies.

Truly interdisciplinary, this provocative and original contribution will appeal to anyone interested in Shakespeare, theatre history, psychology or body language. Scholar claims Shakespeare didn't shorten King Lear – it was his printer Syme told the Times Higher Education that reading the book.

(source: Nielsen Book Data) Summary This yearbook contains essays by international scholars which deal with the relationship of Shakespeare and higher education.

Topics include teaching Shakespeare in the multicultural classroom; using performance pedagogy; and teaching Shakespeare to foreign language students. (source: Nielsen Book Data). Get this from a library. Shakespeare in education. [Martin Blocksidge;] -- "This collection of essays - written by experienced practitioners - seeks to define, or at least report on, the current position of Shakespeare in schools, colleges and other educational.

The great Shakespearean scholar S. Schoenbaum "covered it pretty effectively" in his book, Shakespeare's Lives, revised in the early s, "but it's close to taboo in a field where you can.

Shakespeare’s Education: Schools, Lawsuits, Theater and the Tudor Miracle. By Robin Fox. Laugwitz Verlag, pp, £ ISBN Published 1 September   Shakespeare For All Time by Stanley Wells Macmillan £30, pp A book on Shakespeare, it is said, is published every day somewhere in the world.

The Shakespeare Plays: Romeo & Juliet by McGraw-Hill and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at - The Shakespeare Plays: Romeo & Juliet by Mcgraw-hill Education - AbeBooks. Dr Nick Walton is Shakespeare Courses Development Manager at The Shakespeare Birthplace is co-author of The Shakespeare Wallbook and has written introductory material for the Penguin editions of Timon of Athens and Love’s Labour’s contributed chapters to Director’s Shakespeare,the Cambridge World Shakespeare Encyclopaedia and Dorling Kindersley’s The Shakespeare Book.

The Education Program at Shakespeare amp CompanyHeartstirring crowdrousing lifechanging theatreineducation programs are a bedrock tradition at Shakespeare amp Company Our Education Program brings the classical poetry and plays of Shakespeare into the lives of as many students and teachers as possible in ways that are personally meaningful educationally.

RSC Education Member £, Non-member £, Overseas groups £ Full Day workshops with a maximum of 30 students From 10ampm or pm RSC Education Member £, Non-member £, Overseas groups £ HOW TO BOOK. Please call the Education Ticket Hotline on William Shakespeare was born 23 April in Stratford-upon-Avon, an small English market town located about miles northwest of London along the banks of the River m's father, John Shakespeare, was a prominent local citizen who served as an alderman and bailiff (important roles in local government).

Get this from a library. Shakespeare, Einstein and the bottom line: the marketing of higher education. [David L Kirp]. Please note, The Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey Administrative Offices are having technical difficulties with voicemails. To get in contact with the Education Department, please email [email protected]

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In the book. How to Think like Shakespeare is a witty and wise incitement to shape our minds in old ways that will be new to almost all of description and by imitation, Scott Newstok performs an improbable but delightful resurrection of five-hundred-year-old .The World Shakespeare Bibliography (WSB) is the premier resource for finding scholarship about Shakespeare as well as the most comprehensive database of translations, adaptations, and professional performances of his works.

International and multilingual in scope, the WSB has overannotated and cross-referenced entries and over a million WSB is .William Shakespeare was an English poet and playwright, and he is considered one of the greatest writers of all time.

His work comprises 36 plays, sonnets, and two narrative poems. Shakespeare was born in in Stratford, England. His exact date of birth is uncertain, but it is thought to have been April

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