Welcome to the British Shakespeare Association

The British Shakespeare Association is a professional association of teachers, researchers, theatre practitioners, writers and enthusiasts. The BSA is a registered charity and its aims are educational – ‘to promote and foster a better understanding of Shakespeare and his work’. Read more about us »

Shakespeare’s Language: Revealing Meanings and Exploring Myths

A Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) on Shakespeare:   “Shakespeare’s Language: Revealing Meanings and Exploring Myths”   This MOOC, run by FutureLearn, will appeal to anybody with an interest in Shakespeare’s language, early modern English and/or...
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In Memoriam: Professor Michael Hattaway

  The British Shakespeare Association is saddened by the passing of Professor Michael Hattaway, on Wednesday 7 July, after a courageous, nine-month struggle with cancer. The Shakespeare world has been enriched by his lively and accessible academic work, from th...
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