Why Shakespeare Still Matters
Whenever you see that a new production of Hamlet has gone up or that yet another film of Romeo and Juliet has been released, do you stop and wonder why Shakespeare's works endure? Come to the library to hear from Shakespeare Folger Library docent Carol Anne Lloyd-Stanger about the meaning of Shakespeare's work in the modern world.
Shakestoberfest: If you love Shakespeare, check out our month of Shakespeare programs every Wednesday at 6:30 PM in October:
- Oct. 2: Shakespeare in the Southeast Library Garden
- Oct. 9: How to Teach Your Children Shakespeare - book talk with Ken Ludwig
- Oct. 16: Why Shakespeare Still Matters - discussion with Folger Shakespeare Library docent Carol Anne Lloyd-Stanger
- Oct. 23: Behind the Scenes at the Folger Library with Folger Shakespeare Library curator Caryn Lazurri
- Oct. 30: Bard 2.0 exploration of Bard-related digital tools and Pop-up book discussion of Romeo and Juliet