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ENGL 3306: Shakespeare Major Works: Appearance vs. Reality

In this guide

Open book This guide is for students of Wendy Wood's section of ENGL3306: Shakespeare Major Works. In this guide, you will find information and resources to help you with your papers and assignments, including how to find:

  • texts for your class, including BBC adaptations
  • background information (or reference sources), and
  • literary criticism

You will also find information on MLA style, as well as details about how a librarian can help you in the research process.

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The Life of William Shakespeare

Portrait of William Shakespeare attributed to John Taylor, circa 1610 

Read about the life of William Shakespeare (1564-1616) in the Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Portrait of Shakespeare attributed to John Taylor, circa 1610. © National Portrait Gallery, London