Hogarth Shakespeare

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The Hogarth Shakespeare project is an effort by Hogarth Press to re-tell and re-imagine some of the famous works by William Shakespeare for a more modern audience.[1] To do this, Hogarth commissioned well-known writers to select and re-imagine the plays.[2]

Authors and works - as of May 2018 - include:-

Additionally, Gillian Flynn is working on a re-telling of Hamlet, due for release in 2021.[10]


  1. ^ Gopnik, Adam (17 October 2016). "Why Rewrite Shakespeare?". The New Yorker. Retrieved 2018-06-26.
  2. ^ Alter, Alexandra (5 October 2015). "Novelists Reimagine and Update Shakespeare's Plays". The New York Times. Retrieved 30 July 2018.
  3. ^ "The Gap of Time". hogarthshakespeare.com.
  4. ^ "Shylock Is My Name". hogarthshakespeare.com.
  5. ^ "Vinegar Girl". hogarthshakespeare.com.
  6. ^ "Hag-Seed". hogarthshakespeare.com.
  7. ^ "Macbeth". hogarthshakespeare.com.
  8. ^ "Dunbar". hogarthshakespeare.com.
  9. ^ "New Boy". hogarthshakespeare.com.
  10. ^ "On Hamlet". hogarthshakespeare.com.

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