Shakespeare in popular "world" culture - EXPeditions

Shakespeare in popular "world" culture

by Islam Issa
  • Key point 1
    Education systems and cultural hierarchy are factors that have contributed to Shakespeare’s status as a global phenomenon.
  • Key point 2
    Shakespeare’s plays have a certain simplicity in structure and language, which also facilitates their translation.
  • Key point 3
    Representations of the Other reveal perceptions of the so-called Other during Shakespeare’s time, while offering an opportunity to understand the reactions of different communities today to those texts.