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Celebrating Shakespeare's difference: International perspectives on early modern and contemporary culture

About Global Shakespeare

Join the Global Shakespeare team in this four-minute video as they discuss what makes Global Shakespeare different.


Hear Dr Preti Taneja (Global Shakespeare Research Fellow) discussing why Shakespeare belongs to all cultures (2:04).


Global Shakespeare will shape the future research agenda in Shakespeare studies across criticism, performance, history and media, from television to digital reproduction.

It is developing an exceptional interdisciplinary methodology that highlights the shared differences in approach to Shakespeare's plays, and examines the place and importance of his work in the global context.

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