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This video will take you through one of Shakespeare’s sonnets with text and visual annotations. Line by line, you'll explore Shakespeare's gift for language and invention.
A big thank-you to the following resources. Without such resources, this video would not have been possible: No Fear Shakespeare, the Oxford Shakespeare, the Arden Shakespeare, and the artists whose work appears here. Please get in touch if you'd like to know the source of any illustration, clip-art, photograph, or animation.