James Shapiro

James Shapiro

James Shapiro has been teaching English literature at Columbia University for over 25 years, during which time he has written numerous books about Shakespeare and early modern English literature. In 2006, Shapiro won the Samuel Johnson Prize for his book 1599: A Year in the Life of William Shakespeare. His most recent book, 1606: The Year of Lear, won the James Tait Black Prize.

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