William Shakespeare William Shakespeare, the Bard of Stratford-upon-Avon, possibly the most famous author of all time. He was born in Stratford-upon-Avon, England, in 1564 and also died there, in 1616.
Plays [32]  
Poetry and Sonnets [8]  
Stratford-upon-Avon [4]  
The Globe Theatre [4]  
Approaches to Shakespeare Extensive contextual materials and useful links on Shakespeare and Renaissance studies.
Bartlett’s Familiar Quotations: William Shakespeare, 1564-1616 Familiar Shakespearean quotes, catalogued play by play.
Browse the Shakespeare First Folio Collection Comprehensive text resource of Shakespeare's works, presented with the original spellings.
Mr William Shakespeare and the Internet Annotated guide to the scholarly Shakespeare resources available on the Internet, plus other resources including a timeline and genealogy chart.
Romancing the Bard Discusses how Shakespeare's works have influenced the modern romance novel.
Royal Shakespeare Company Information on the history and productions of this famous company.
Shakespeare and Popular Culture Looks at Shakespeare's separation from popular culture in the 20th century.
Shakespeare Illustrated Explores nineteenth-century paintings, criticism and productions of Shakespeare's plays and their influences on one another.
Shakespeare Oxford Society The second oldest continuously operating organization (the Bacon Society dates back to 1886) involved in the two-centuries old Shakespeare authorship debate.
The Authorship Controversy Discussing the controversy over whether or not William Shakespeare wrote the 36 plays that are commonly regarded as the best dramatic literature ever written.
The Canon Features a chart of canonical plays, a discussion of Shakespeare's non-dramatic poetry, and notes for individual plays.
The Elizabethan Review A scholarly journal devoted to publishing new research on Shakespeare and the English Renaissance.
The Enigma of William Shakespeare Discussing whether Shakespeare really was the author of all his works.
The Internet Shakespeare Editions Makes scholarly, fully annotated texts of Shakespeare's plays available in a form native to the medium of the Internet, plus other resources.
The Life and Times of Mr William Shakespeare A short biography of Shakespeare, plus a timeline of events during his life.
The Shakespeare Authorship Page Dedicated to the proposition that Shakespeare wrote Shakespeare.
The Shakespeare Resource Center: An Encapsulated Biography A biography of Shakespeare, with a list of biographical links.
The Shakespeare Society Provides a wide range of resources to explore Shakespeare's works.
The Works of William Shakespeare Presents side-by-side the electronic text of the complete works of Shakespeare, and the first folio and early quartos of Shakespeare (without modern amendments).
Who Wrote the Works? Discussing Baconian cyphers in Shakespeare's writing.
William Shakespeare Comprehensive resource site with biography, list of plays, and links to books and film adaptations.
William Shakespeare: His Life in Context Introduction to the life and times of Shakespeare, beautifully illustrated.
William Shakespeare of Stratford-upon-Avon A history of William Shakespeare, plus bibliographies for Elizabethan research.