William Shakespeare The Greatest Writer/ Producer/ Actor By Jeremy Guizar p6

Thesis: Shakespeare, William (1564-1616), was an English playwright, poet, and actor. Many people regard him as the world’s greatest dramatist and the finest poet England has ever produced.

Quote # 1:

“critics and scholars examine every aspect of the man, his writings, and his influence. Each year, hundreds of books and articles appear on Shakespearean subjects. Thousands of scholars from all over the world gather in dozens of meetings annually to discuss topics related to Shakespeare.”( Lande 1 )

Commentary:

William Shakespeare was one of the world best Actor,Producer and Writer and thousands of people and scholar came from all around to see his brilliant plays, with his brilliant writings scholars would discuss the topics on William Shakespeare.

Quote # 2:

“Shakespeare was one of six shareholders who signed the lease for the new site in 1599. He thus became part of the first group of actor-sharers to also be theater owners. ”( Lander P2)

Commentary:

William Shakepear was one of tyhe six men to dighn the lease for a new sight, especially at a young age.

Quote # 3:

“The King’s Men achieved unequaled success and became London’s leading theatrical group (Lander 5)

He issued a royal license to Shakespeare and his fellow players, which allowed the company to call itself the King’s Men”.(Lander 16)

(Jesse M. Lander, Ph.D P4)

Commentary:

Shakepear allways did plays for the king and became very successful butr his license wasnt issued yet but he managed toget the vompany to get called KIngs men once again.

Quote # 1:

“Shakespeare, William (1564-1616), was an English playwright, poet, and actor. Many people regard him as the world’s greatest dramatist and the finest poet England has ever produced.(Lander D 6)

critics and scholars examine every aspect of the man, his writings, and his influence. Each year, hundreds of books and articles appear on Shakespearean subjects. Thousands of scholars from all over the world gather in dozens of meetings annually to discuss topics related to Shakespeare.”(Lander 8)

Commentary:

As a producer shakepear managed to spread his poets around, each year hundreds of books were made and lots of critics and scholars examined shakepearean write ups from all around WIliam was really famous at the time

Quote # 2:

“Shakespeare used language of startling originality to portray many-sided characters and tell fascinating stories. Critics and readers celebrate him as a great student of human nature.( Lander 9)

Shakespeare’s plays appeal to readers as well as to theatergoers. His plays—and his poems—have been reprinted and translated countless times. Indeed, a publishing industry flourishes around Shakespeare”(Lander 8)

Commentary:

As a producer William Shakespere would attack the people from all angles to help spread about his writings/poets/actor. His writings would capture the human natures in fascinating stories from many-sided characters. Of course the publishing industry flourishes around him with fascinated eyes

Quote # 3:

“His work has also had an important effect on the literary cultures of such countries as Germany and Russia.(Lander 17)

In addition, his widespread presence in popular culture extends to motion pictures, television, cartoons, and even songs.(Lander 16)

Critics and readers acknowledge his superb way with words even when the richness of his language blurs the sense of what his text means.”(Lander 20)

Commentary:

Shakepere’s work was so intellegent and it had such in impact on litariry terms such as countries in Germany and Russia, Plus Critics would acknowledge his superb way in his richest sense of what his text is represented

Quote # 1:

“Shakespeare wrote at least 38 plays, two major narrative poems, a sequence of sonnets, and several short poems.(Lander 15)

Shakespeare’s poetry is full of vivid metaphors and brilliant images. His verbal skill also reveals itself in a tendency for word play and puns.”

( Lander 14)

Commentary:

As a Writer Shakpere would write about 2 plays a year, So about 19 years he made about 38 plays with 2 major poems and several short poems which he reveals with his verbal speech with word play and puns

Quote # 2:

“Shakespeare used language of startling originality to portray many-sided characters and tell fascinating stories. Critics and readers celebrate him as a great student of human nature.( Lander 28)

Besides influencing language and literature, Shakespeare has affected other aspects of our culture. His plays and poems have long been a required part of a liberal education. Generations of people have absorbed his ideas concerning heroism, romantic love, loyalty, and the nature of tragedy as well as his portraits of particular historical characters.”

( Lander26)

Commentary:

Shakepere ‘s language always required liberal meaning, in addition to heroism love, loyalty and the nature of tragady as wellas his portaits of historical characters

QUOTE: 3

“His works have helped shape the literature of all English-speaking countries.( Lander 9)

he wrote an average of almost two plays a year for his company. During much of this period, Shakespeare ranked as London’s most popular playwright”( Lander 15)

By the late 1590’s, Shakespeare not only had become an established writer but also had become prosperous. In October 1596, John Shakespeare was granted a coat of arms, an emblem symbolic of family history, about 25 years after his initial application.( Lander 17)

Commentary:

From his 19 years of writing his brilliant plays he managed to be Londons most popular plawrite producer, not only that bit with the exeption of being a prosperous writer as well in 1590.

Quote #4:

“Shakespeare has so saturated modern culture that many people who have never read a line of his work or seen one of his plays performed can identify lines and passages as his own.”( Lander 22)

Commentary:

Shakepear had an association in modern culture,his work can be noticed easily

Works Cited

Anderson, Robert. “William Shakespeare’s Life: A Genius from Stafford.” Holt Literature & Language Arts: Mastering the California Standards: Reading, Writing, Listening, Speaking, by G. Kylene Beers et al., Austin, Holt, Rinehart & Winston, 2003, pp. 776-77.

Beers, G. Kylene, et al. Shakespeare and His Theater: A Perfect Match. Austin, Holt, Rinehart & Winston, 2003.

“Cymbeline.” World Book Advanced. World Book, 2016. Web. 30 Nov. 2016.

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

Rowe, Nicholas. “Some Account of the Life, &c. of Mr. William Shakespear.” The Works of Mr. William Shakespear (1709). Quoted as “Some Account of the Life, &c. of Mr. William Shakespear” in Baker, William, and Kenneth Womack, eds. The Facts On File Companion to Shakespeare. New York: Facts On File, Inc., 2012.Bloom’s Literature.

“William Shakespeare.” Columbia Electronic Encyclopedia, 6Th Edition (2016): 1-4. History Reference Center. Web. 18 Nov. 2016. “William Shakespeare.” Columbia Electronic Encyclopedia, 6Th Edition (2016): 1-4. History Reference Center. Web. 18 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): 1-4. History Reference Center. Web. 30 Nov. 2016.

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