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Shakespeare’s Hamlet: The Ghost

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Stephen Greenblatt

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https://www.edx.org/course/shakespeares-hamlet-the-ghost

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NYR

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4 Weeks

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On demand video

The many meanings of Hamlet revealed through the central figure: the Ghost of Hamlet’s murdered father. The historical context that shaped how Shakespeare wrote the play and how his audiences interpreted it. How to challenge the assumption that the play is only about revenge. The importance of themes like remembrance, death, and mourning. How the Ghost has been interpreted on stage, on screen, and in writing.

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Stephen Greenblatt

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