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London Shakespeare Centre
Arts & Humanities Research Institute
K1.18, King’s Building
BA (level 6):
6AAEC052 Shakespeare's London
This final-year undergraduate module explores the relationship between Shakespeare’s plays and the social, cultural, political and theatrical environments in which they were written and includes a two-week section taught at Shakespeare’s Globe.
MA (level 7):
7AAEM222 Early Modern Playhouse Practice: The Spaces, The Companies, The Business
Taught at Shakespeare’s Globe as a core component of the MA Shakespeare Studies, this module examines the conditions of early modern performance by exploring the material, social and economic contexts of the London theatre industry in Shakespeare’s time.
7AAEM620 Global/Local Shakespeares:
This optional MA module focuses on the roles played by appropriations of Shakespeare in a globalised cultural market, looking at a selection of localities and cultures and reflecting on the shift in Shakespeare’s identity from ‘national poet’ to ‘global playwright’.