Perspectives on Shakespeare 2018/2019 (7.5 credits)

Autumn 2018(mid-November - mid-January), 50 %, Campus

Start date: 12 November 2018

End date: 20 January 2019

Application Deadline: 16 April 2018

Enrolment Code: UU-55070 Application

Language of Instruction: English

Location: Uppsala

Selection: All qualified applicants will be admitted.

Entry Requirements: English C or 90 credits in a language subject or in comparative literature.


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Application Fee: SEK 900

Tuition fee, first semester: SEK 12500

Tuition fee, total: SEK 12500

About the course:

In this course, a selection of William Shakespeare's plays are discussed from different perspectives. The focus is on the varying historical and cultural contexts in which Shakespeare's works have been read and discussed and on how such contextual shifts are reflected in adaptations and productions.

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Department of English

Engelska parken, Thunbergsvägen 3 L

Box 527, 751 20 Uppsala

Telephone: 018-471 1245 018-471 1247

Fax: 018-471 1229


Study Counsellor

Telephone: +46 18 471 12 47

Fax: +46 18 471 12 29