Shakespeare's Life By Andrew Lopez Period 2

Thesis: Shakespeare made an impact on the world through his writing,influence on Modern English, and his contribution to theatre.

Outline

Shakespeare's early

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Early life 1

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"William Shakespeare was born in the small market town of Stratford-upon-Avon in 1564,"(Lander17)

My Ideas:

Commentary: This quote show that in his early life he lived in a small market in Stratford.

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Early Life 2

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"Beginning at about the age of 7, William probably attended the Stratford grammar school with other boys of his social class."(Lander 17)

My Ideas:

Commentary: In this quote shows that in his early life that he may have joined a grammar school when he was 7 years old.

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Early Life 3

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"Young Shakespeare may have read such outstanding ancient Roman authors as Cicero, Ovid, Plautus, Seneca, Terence, and Virgil."(Lander)

My Ideas:

Commentary: In this quote shows that Shakespeare likes reading ancient Roman authors in his early life.

Shakespeare's middle

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Middle life 1

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In 1582 Shakespeare married Anne Hathaway, eight years his senior and pregnant at the time of the marriage. They had three children: Susanna, born in 1583, and twins, Hamnet and Judith, born in 1585. Nothing is known of the period between the birth of the twins and Shakespeare's emergence as a playwright in London (c.1592).("William")

My Ideas:

Commentary: This quote shows Shakespeare's early life by when he got married and had children.

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Middle life 2

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¨various suggestions have been made regarding this time, including those that he fled Stratford to avoid prosecution for stealing deer, that he joined a group of traveling players, and that he was a country schoolteacher.¨ (William)

My Ideas:

Commentary: In this quote shows how Shakespeare in his middle life joined a group then became a country schoolteacher.

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Middle life 3

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¨On Nov. 27, 1582, Shakespeare received a license to marry Anne Hathaway, the daughter of a local farmer."(Lander)

My Ideas:

Commentary: In this quote shows that Shakespeare had to receive a license to marry Anne Hathaway, that was a daughter of local farmer.

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Middle Life 4

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" Early in 1585, Anne gave birth to twins, Judith and Hamnet. The record of baptism marks the start of an important gap in the documentary evidence of Shakespeare’s life."(Lander)

My Ideas:

Commentary: This quote shows that Shakespeare had twins named Judith and Hamnet also, They say they had baptism marks for the twins i think that was important for evidence.

Shakespeare's Last

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Last life 1

Direct Quote:

"In 1594 Shakespeare became an actor and playwright for the Lord Chamberlain's Men, the company that later became the King's Men under James I."(William)

My Ideas:

Commentary: In this quote shows that in Shakespeare's life is when he first started acting which is in 1594.

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Last life 2

Direct Quote:

"During his last eight years, Shakespeare was the sole author of only three plays—Cymbeline,The Tempest, and The Winter’s Tale."(Lander)

My Ideas:

Commentary: The quote shows that in Shakespeare's Last life he made three plays.

Works Cited

Lander, Jesse M. “Shakespeare, William.” World Book Advanced. World Book, 2016. Web. 17 Nov. 2016.

“William Shakespeare.” Columbia Electronic Encyclopedia, 6Th Edition (2016): 1-4. History Reference Center. Web. 30 Nov. 2016.

William Shakespeare.“ Columbia Electronic Encyclopedia, 6Th Edition (2016): 1­4. History Reference Center. Web. 18 Nov. 2016.

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