William Shakespeare Essay | Why Shakespeare Is Important to the Modern Student

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Why Shakespeare Is Important to the Modern Student

Summary: Describes the importance of Shakespearean literature to the modern student. Contends that through learning Shakespeare, the "modern student" learns about human nature, history, and writing.
"But, soft! what light through yonder window breaks"

It is the east, and Juliet is the sun.

Arise, fair sun, and kill the envious moon,

Who is already sick and pale with grief,

That thou her maid art far more fair than she"

(Romeo and Juliet, Act II Scene 2)

The English language is a powerful tool. There is a magic within in it, one capable of creating and destroying whole worlds and emotions. It has the ability to shift within itself with a fluidity only equivalent to water. And like water, it is only powerful when used with control and force. No one controls English more than Shakespeare. Which is why when asked a question such as--"Should the modern student learn Shakespeare""--the obvious answer is a vehement yes. But moreover, not only should the modern student learn Shakespeare, they should...

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