UHS Shakespeare

Reading list for Shakespeare with Ryan O'Donnell.

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Twelfth Night (Folger Shakespeare Library) Cover Image
$5.99
ISBN: 9780743482776
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Published: Simon & Schuster - July 1st, 2004

Named for the twelfth night after Christmas, the end of the Christmas season, Twelfth Night plays with love and power. The Countess Olivia, a woman with her own household, attracts Duke (or Count) Orsino.


King Lear (Folger Shakespeare Library) Cover Image
$6.99
ISBN: 9780743482769
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Published: Simon & Schuster - January 1st, 2004

Shakespeare’s King Lear challenges us with the magnitude, intensity, and sheer duration of the pain that it represents. Its figures harden their hearts, engage in violence, or try to alleviate the suffering of others. Lear himself rages until his sanity cracks. What, then, keeps bringing us back to King Lear?