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Is there really a hidden meaning behind Shakespeare’s poems?

Author’s bio: Eveline Heston is a freelance writer who loves literature with all her heart. She dedicated a lot of her time to researching myths about William Shakespeare, which, among modern American literature, is her biggest passion. The anterior mention of Shakespeare’s sonnets refers to 1598, when a Cambridge master, Francis Meres, published a critical […]

Intro to Sonnets by MC Lars, Shakespeare Rapper

MC Lars in a Stanford English major turned rapper who raps about all things Bard related. He’s shared his latest piece with us – a great 8-minute video all about Shakespeare’s sonnet form, taking in everything from how iambic pentameter works to quatrains and themes… all wrapped in some natty tunes: