Material Detail

Shakespeare Performance in Asia

Shakespeare Performance in Asia

According to the site, "it "offers an extensive collection of videos of Asian Shakespeare performances for scholars, students, and any one interested in Shakespeare or Asian cultures. Here you will also find interactive maps and timelines, interviews, biographies of directors and actors, for understanding intercultural Shakespeare." Shakespeare Quarterly offers the following description and quote: "XMAS allows students to excerpt, collect and annotate video clips or images for use in multimedia essays, discussion groups or presentations. As Peter Donaldson, director of the project, explains, "We wanted students to be able to juxtapose and compare Quarto and Folio readings, interpretations of the text in images and film versions quickly and easily enough so that they could in a sense read... Show More


  • User Rating
  • Comments
  • Learning Exercises
  • Bookmark Collections
  • Course ePortfolios
  • Accessibility Info

More about this material


Log in to participate in the discussions or sign up if you are not already a MERLOT member.