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Context

27 Videos
  • Context
  • Characters
  • Plot Summary
  • Act 1, Scene 1
  • Act 1, Scene 2
  • Act 1, Scene 3
  • Act 1, Scene 4
  • Act 1, Scene 5
  • Act 2, Scene 1
  • Act 2, Scene 2
  • Act 3, Scene 1
  • Act 3, Scene 2
  • Act 3, Scene 3
  • Act 3, Scene 4
  • Act 4, Scene 1
  • Act 4, Scene 2
  • Act 4, Scene 3
  • Act 4, Scene 4
  • Act 4, Scene 5
  • Act 4, Scene 6
  • Act 4, Scene 7
  • Act 5, Scene 1
  • Act 5, Scene 2
  • Symbols
  • Themes
  • Author Biography
  • Things You Didn't Know
Video Description

Professor Regina Buccola, Chair of Humanities at Roosevelt University, explains the historical and cultural context in William Shakespeare's play Hamlet.