June 15 Period 2, Summer 2021

Let’s Take a Good Look at Shakespeare’s The Merchant of Venice

Why did Shakespeare write this play? What do we make of it? Is it outright anti-Semitism, sympathy for the oppressed, or somewhere in between? (It would be helpful, but not essential, to have the text of the play in front of you during class.)

Course Dates:

Course time:
11:30 AM - 12:45 PM
Instructor: Dr. Marty O. Cohen

Course Type: Online