Shakespeare: King Lear
This playlist brings together four courses on Shakespeare's King Lear. The first three look at the play directly, while the last provides historical, literary and cultural context.
 
What this playlist includes:
57 lectures across 4 courses.
All resources designed and delivered by university academics and researchers.
Self-marking quizzes for all lectures, as well as an end-of-topic quiz.
Reading lists, essay questions and extension activities.
Courses and Lectures
2. Shakespeare: King Lear
Prof. Grace Ioppolo
Reading University
3. Shakespeare: King Lear
Prof. John Lennard
Independent Scholar
3.1. Textual Problems – 10:14
3.2. Comedic Structures – 07:14
3.3. Staging Problems – 09:50
3.4. The Role of Lear – 08:55
3.5. Crash and Burn – 08:16
What Next?
Get instant access to over 5,800 lectures