For the Love of Shakespeare

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Did you know that Shakespeare is the most filmed author of all time, as he’s been credited on more than 1,000 movies and TV shows? Or that "obscene," "gloomy," "fashionable," and "generous" are among the countless new words that Shakespeare introduced? Actually, "countless!" is one of his, too! It’s also because of the Bard that we say "catch a cold," "naked truth," and "green-eyed monster." For further fascinating insights, dive into this masterful miscellany and become a Shakespeare buff.



Beth Miller is the author of two novels, When We Were Sisters and The Good Neighbour. Professor Michael Dobson is the director of The Shakespeare Institute.