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The Two traditions

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Summary:John Barton guides members of the Royal Shakespeare Company in a discussion and dramatization of Shakespeare's use of language, meter, and verse. Barton and the actors address and analyze the question of how to understand Shakespeare's texts, citing examples of his plays. They also contrast his writings against those of other British authors of the period.
Contributor:Barton, John 1928
Evans, Nick
Carlaw, John
Snell, Andrew
Bragg, Melvyn 1939
Provider:Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Royal Shakespeare Company
Century:1901-2000
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:New Jersey
Topical subjects: Shakespeare, William 1564-1616
Credits:Cast: Mike Gwilyn, Sheila Hancock, Lisa Harrow, Alan Howard, Ben Kingsley, Ian McKellen, David Suchet. Cameramen, Lisle Middleditch, Mike Paterson ; graphic design, Tony Oldfield ; music, Guy Woolfenden.
Repository:Nonprint Media Services
Browse terms:Literature, Print Culture
Performing Arts, Music
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Literature, Print Culture
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