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William Shakespeare Author Pathway: Richard III

Includes background resources on the life and times of Shakespeare as well as resources to support the study of specific plays

Podcasts

Shakespeare's Richard III : Royal Propaganda or Political Satire?  A lesson given on ABC Radio by Dr Huw Griffiths, Department of English Sydney University

LibriVox Recording of Richard 111 (complete). Downlaodable mp3 files are at the bottom of the page

BBC Shakespeare Animated Tales: Richard 111 Part1

Part 2 is here and Part 3 here Part 4 here

To Prove a Villian: the real Richard iii

Online Reference Generator

You will need the password you were given to access the Reference Generator from home. You will find a simple guide to using the Online Reference Generator here.

A Conversation with Sir Ian McKellen

Sir Ian McKellen talks about Shakespeare, Richard 111 and Richard's opening speech:now is the winter of our discontent.....

Schmoop: Richard 111