Watch and discover the impact of William Shakespeare on language, storytelling and literature. Educators, actors, writers and students discuss whether truly “ Nothing of him that doth fade….”. (The Tempest) .

Shakespeare or the “Bard of Avon” is often considered to be the world’s leading dramatist. Watch people argue in favour of his greatness, with the longevity of his works taken as a testament to this assertion.

Students consider and debate the playwright and poet’s relevance in our times, especially when many hear the English language usage in his work and think, “… it was Greek to me.” (Julius Caesar)

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