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William Shakespeare's Star Wars

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William Shakespeare's Star Wars - Ian Doescher
Call Number: 812.6 DOE
Publication Date: 2013-07-02
An officially licensed retelling of the first Star Wars film, told in the style of the quintessential bard, re-imagines the saga of a wise knight, an evil lord and a beautiful captive princess in iambic pentameter while conveying the valor and villainy of Shakespeare's greatest plays.

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William Shakespeare's the Empire Striketh Back - Ian Doescher
Call Number: 812.6 DOE
Publication Date: 2014-03-18
A retelling of The Empire strikes back in iambic pentameter, the style of Shakespeare. Many a fortnight have passed since the destruction of the Death Star, and the evil Darth Vader has hatched a plan to capture the rebels. Will Lord Vader learn how sharper than a tauntaun's tooth it is to have a Jedi child?

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William Shakespeare's the Jedi Doth Return - Ian Doescher
Call Number: 813.6 DOE
Publication Date: 2014-07-01
A riotous conclusion to the best-selling trilogy that began with William Shakespeare's Star Wars returns fans to the star-crossed galaxy far, far away, where a brooding young hero, a power-mad emperor and their jesting droids match wits, struggle for power and soliloquize in iambic pentameter.

PBS Shakespeare Uncovered

Shakespeare Uncovered


"Everything Shakespeare" YouTube Channel

This Shakespeare channel gathers together an amzing array of Shakespeare resources found on You Tube


Anatomy of a Scene

Anatomy of a Scene

Citation: PBS Shakespeare Uncovered, n.d. Anatomy of a Scene, Ricardo Galvez, Tom McNamare, accessed 8 October 2014, <>.

Canadian Adaptations of Shakespeare Project


Shakespeare's Annotated Dictionary Found?

Citation: Tewfik, M 2014, ‘Booksellers claim to have found Shakespeare's annotated dictionary’, Sydney Morning Herald, 21 April, accessed 23 April 2014, <>.

At Shakespeare's Beehive you can register to access a digitized copy of the annotated Baret's Alvearie that is believed to have belonged to William Shakespeare.


Shakespeare is everywhere

Citation: TED-x 2012 Shakespeare is everywhere, online video, 21 March, accessed 8 October 2014, <>.


Akala - Hip-Hop & Shakespeare?

Citation: Akala 2011 TEDxAldeburgh -Hip-Hop & Shakespeare?, online video, 7 December, accessed 8 October 2014, <>.                 


Insults by Shakespeare

Citation: Gudenrath, A 2012 Insults by Shakespeare, online video, 4 May, accessed 24 April 2014, <>

 Create your own Shakespearen Insults


Nerd Report: Ten Words Shakespeare Gave Us

Konarska, Jon. "10 Words Shakespeare Gave Us : The Nerd Report." YouTube. YouTube, 19 Feb. 2013. Web. 09 Jan. 2015.

ProQuest eLibrary Topic Page: Shakespeare


"William Shakespeare." ProQuest Research Topics. 24 Sep. 2013. eLibrary. Web. 16 Oct. 2014.


Gale Virtual Reference Library eBooks

The Works of Shakespeare

Chicago Shakespeare Theater

Chicago Shakespeare Theatre

Which Shakespeare Character are You?


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