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:
The name ‘William Shakespeare’ is often associated with a golden age in English drama. The term 'golden age' refers to a period when great activity in the fields of the arts and science take place and in which great works are accomplished.
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