Month: August 2017

  • The BBC TV Shakespeare (1978 – 1985)

    The BBC TV Shakespeare (1978 – 1985)

    The BBC’s failed attempt to create the definitive set of the complete works of Shakespeare adapted for TV demonstrates just how hard to pin down the bugger can be. From his rediscovery at the end of the eighteenth century through to the middle of the 20th the received wisdom was that the Bard was the […]