37 plays, 154 sonnet and several long-form poems (that we know of) all make up Shakespeare’s considerable cannon of work. In this section of the NoSweatShakespeare blog we pull together all of our posts that relate to the works of Shakespeare, Bard of Avon…

macbeth's blood covered face - a recurring theme in the play

Violence in Macbeth

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Macbeth is a prime example of a violent Jacobean drama. As…
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Shakespeare Baby Names For Boys

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Looking for some inspiration from Shakespeare for baby names…
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Thomas Bowdler: Bowdlerizing Shakespeare

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Thomas Bowdler (1754-1825) was an old school English Georgian…