#shakespeare

Should We Still Study Shakespeare?

Should we still study Shakespeare? There isn’t a simple answer, but I think we should.

8 of the Best Hamlet Movie Adaptations, Ranked

Hamlet has been adapted into movies over 50 times. So, which are the best Hamlet movie adaptations? We rank 'em!

How Many Words Did Shakespeare Invent?

It's in the hundreds. Find out how many words and phrases Shakespeare invented, along with a breakdown of how words are "invented."

10 Tudor Fiction Titles to Step Up Your Historical Fiction

The Tudor Dynasty lives on in these outstanding historical fiction novels, including The King's Witch.

The Best Modern Shakespeare Adaptations

There are so many good Shakespeare adaptations and retellings. Here are 12 of the best, adapted from 12 of his most famous plays.

Who Was Shakespeare? An Investigation Into the Authorship of His Plays

Who was Shakespeare? Some people don't believe William Shakespeare wrote his plays. One reader investigates the leading theories.

Shakespeare Cross-Stitch Patterns Are Indeed Violent Delights

Celebrate the Bard all year long with these Shakespeare cross stitch patterns.

Shakespeare Retold Through Ballet

For the past 250 years, Shakespeare has served as inspiration for various types of dance. Get to know the ballet adaptations of Shakespeare.

11 Swoonworthy Romantic Shakespeare Retellings

Find remixes of Shakespeare's canonical love stories, with these romantic Shakespeare retellings by contemporary authors.

QUIZ: Which Shakespeare Retelling Should You Read?

Celebrate the Bard with this Shakespeare Retelling Quiz, and we'll give you a book to read based on a classic Shakespeare play!