The year 2016 will mark the 400th anniversary of the death of William Shakespeare (1564-1616). The bookshop il libro wants to celebrate Shakespeare's memory and his work with a series of literary events.


The topic of all meetings will be

Shakespeare

”Fortune, good night, smile once more; turn thy wheel.”
- King Lear Act II Scene ii Line 168


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How does the Shakespeare Club work?

A whole year through in the company of Shakespeare's plays the bookshop invites you to become an active reader and actor with readings and on discussions on Shakespeare's characters, plots and his extraordinary ability in describing human nature.

Everybody is welcome, and it is free of charge! Write us an email to let us know if you want to come:
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Our next meeting will focus on

MerchantofVenice

Merchant of Venice

by William Shakespeare

Wednesday, 21st March 2018, at 7 pm
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In 16th century Venice, when a merchant must default on a large loan from an abused Jewish moneylender for a friend with romantic ambitions, the bitterly vengeful creditor demands a gruesome payment instead.

It is a story of prejudice, social injustice, money and love.

For your information:
Shakespeare’s works have been performed, read, and loved throughout the world. They have been reinterpreted for each new generation, whether as teen films, musicals, science-fiction flicks, Japanese warrior tales, or literary transformations. The Hogarth Shakespeare project sees Shakespeare’s works retold by acclaimed and bestselling novelists of today. The series launched in October 2015

At your favourite bookshop you can order all the series. To know more, please click this website: http://hogarthshakespeare.com/

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