Yale professor Joseph Roach discusses literary celebrity in his talk for the Shakespeare Anniversary Lecture Series, presented by Folger Institute, commemorating the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare's death. Joseph Roach is the Sterling Professor of Theater and English, Chair of the Theater Studies Advisory Committee, and Director of Theater at Yale University. His books include "It," "Cities of the Dead: Cricum-Atlantic Performance," and "The Player's Passion: Studies in the Science of Acting."
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subject: Austen, Jane, 1775-1817
subject: Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616
producer: Folger Shakespeare Library