Manchester Shakespeare

Manchester Shakespeare is a brand new digital collection, which includes 31 books covering a wealth of historical, social and cultural critiques not just of Shakespeare’s works, but those of his contemporaries as well. It will be an essential resource for students and scholars alike.


Not of an age, but for all time... Our new collection provides new and significant commentary on all aspects of Shakespeare’s work, drawing on not only the written word, but Shakespeare in performance, in historical and cultural contexts, and in relation to critical theory.

Key features & benefits

  • 31 internationally respected titles, including the award-winning Shakespeare’s Storms, by Gwilym Jones

  • Edited and authored by leading authorities on Shakespeare, guaranteeing relevant and enduring content

  • Updated annually with new, high quality content, allowing readers access to the latest research in Shakespeare studies

  • Offers an easy to use, cost-effective teaching resource by enabling readers to explore and engage with critical literature across a relevant, interdisciplinary spectrum

  • Unlimited simultaneous user access


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