Tag: Shakespeare

How Teachers Are Using Emojis To Help Students Learn About Shakespeare

Some educators are incorporating emojis into lesson plans to teach students about Shakespeare. Other educators oppose the concept, saying that it will cause students to fall behind.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 18, 2018

Ever Wanted To Change The Events In Shakespeare’s 'Hamlet?' There’s A Video Game For That

Developed by Golden Glitch Studios, Elsinore takes you on a time-looping adventure to keep the tragedies of 'Hamlet' from unfolding. Will you be able to keep the inhabitants of Elsinore Castle alive?

Culture March 18, 2016

Shakespeare's Handwriting Will Be Digitized By The British Library - But Is It Actually Shakespeare's?

The British Library is digitizing the only full handwriting sample attributed to Shakespeare for the general public — but with scholars still battling over the actual identity of the famous Bard, is 'Shakespeare' actually someone else?

Movies/TV Shows March 15, 2016

You Can Now See Shakespeare's England In Virtual Reality

The words 'O brave new world / that has such people in't' from William Shakespeare's 'The Tempest' have never rung more true.

Wearable Tech January 29, 2016

Construct Some 'Star Wars'-Themed Love Poems Using A Shakespearean Sonnet Generator

The author of 'The Empire Striketh Back' and other Shakespeare/'Star Wars' mashups has created a sonnet generator.

Movies/TV Shows September 4, 2015

Cotillard And Fassbender Of 'Macbeth' Grace Cannes Film Festival

New life into Shakespeare's Macbeth at Cannes Film Festival.

Movies/TV Shows May 25, 2015

Rare Shakespeare First Folio Found In France

A copy of one of the rarest books in the world, William Shakespeare's First Folio, was recently discovered in France. The First Folio is a first edition full collection of Shakespeare's plays.

Movies/TV Shows November 27, 2014

Poetic justice? Angry Brit sends entire work of Shakespeare via text to online scammer

Thanks to Shakespeare's lengthy plays, a scammed graphic designer finally had his revenge on his online scammer who was supposed to deliver him the second-hand PS3 he bought via Gumtree.

Society March 19, 2014

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