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Divine Shakespeare

Jews against Christians, scheming Friars, a Ghost demanding revenge: this course will study Shakespeare’s dramatic presentation of religious controversies and his use of religious symbolism in The Merchant of Venice, Measure for Measure, Romeo and Juliet, and Hamlet.

RELIGST 2DS3

Divine Shakespeare

Unit(s): 3.0 Level(s): II Term(s): Fall Offered?: Yes Language?: No

Jews against Christians, scheming Friars, a Ghost demanding revenge: this course will study Shakespeare’s dramatic presentation of religious controversies and his use of religious symbolism in The Merchant of Venice, Measure for Measure, Romeo and Juliet, and Hamlet.


Zdravko Planinc

Associate Professor