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A literary paper incorporating the theme of this course: Shakespeare’s influence on popular culture. Guidelines and requirements follow:
Please respond to the following quote by Ben Jonson, William Shakespeare’s contemporary: “He [Shakespeare] was not of an age, but for all time.”
Essentially, you will be discussing whether or not you feel Shakespeare is a force in Popular Culture in 2022. Feel free to agree or disagree, but it is important that you provide support and examples from your required textbook as well as from the videos listed.
Please use any of these videos (They can be accessed on youtube by searching the name)
Shakespeare, Communication, and Connecting to Each Other TedxTalk Doug Scholz-Carlson .
Shakespeare in Popular Culture, Ben Maylin .