Taking a entire, severe, and theoretical method of the position of Shakespeare in academic coverage and pedagogy from 1989 (the yr obligatory Shakespeare used to be brought lower than the nationwide Curriculum for English within the United Kingdom), to the current, Shakespeare Valued explores the esteem afforded Shakespeare within the British academic procedure and its evolution within the 20th century and into the twenty-first. Sarah Olive bargains an remarkable research of the ways that Shakespeare is valued in a variety of academic domain names in England, and should be crucial studying for college students and academics of English and Shakespeare.

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