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Teaching Hamlet in Prison
June 6, 2018
Goodrich Memorial Library
Celebrated literary critic Ilan Stavans discusses his teaching Shakespeare’s Hamlet in correctional facilities, and shares insights his classes have made about the play and revenge, freedom, and redemption. Rescheduled from November 1.
For more information
- Letters to Ilan Stavans from students in his Shakespeare course, Amherst Magazine
- “Inside-Out: Students and Inmates Learn as Peers,” Amherst College website
“Hamlet—in 4 Minutes,” Alt Shift X: