365 Days of Shakespeare

That's right – the Bard in a year.

154. Just when I thought I had stumped Google…

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…it turns out there is a such thing as Anime Shakespeare.

I came up with the idea to run a search for it during my Shakespeare class today when I noticed a classmate goofing off by watching some anime on her laptop. I remembered reading some of No Fear Shakespeare’s graphic novel versions of the plays – Hamlet and Romeo and Juliet, not sure if there are others – and wondered if there was a such thing as anime or manga Shakespeare.

There is. And I’m not sure why I’m surprised, considering a well-known Rule of Teh Interwebz is that “if you dream it…it already exists”.

Check out my findings:

Romeo x Juliet

Anime’d Summer Night’s Dream

Manga Shakespeare


Written by Caroline Mincks

March 4, 2010 at 9:10 PM

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