S: English and Italian Renaissance
FC: The Life And Times Of William Shakespeare | By Sam Lisk
1: The renaissance was a time where arts of all kind were socially accepted, leading to many advancements of all kinds. We still study and learn from these historical advancements today. | how does the renaissance influence literature and history?
2: English Renaissance | .............. | The English renaissance consisted for a love for the arts, humanism and seeing things through a new scientific lens. This era was a widespread appreciation for music art and literature. Religion was also a unifying force in the community. Although the renaissance consisted of many different aspects of art the English renaissance was largely focused on art such as sculpting, painting, and drawings.
3: Italian renaissance | The Italian renaissance also has a love for the arts and celebrated individuality. while the English renaissance was more focused on the arts the Italian renaissance had advancements in literature and science.
4: The English renaissance and the Italian Renaissance both had an appreciation for the arts (such as painting, literature music ..etc), both made many new scientific discoveries, practiced humanism, and began celebrating the human body with things such as nude art. | The English renaissance | & the Italian renaissance | both
6: William Shakespeare | William Shakespeare was born in 1564, during Elizabethan times to the wealth of his family. At the time his father was a well know high class glove maker. .
7: Although his family wealth eventually came to a downfall he carried the expensive education he possessed for his entire life. Shakespeare then began to pursue his love of theater and became a full time actor in hopes of his plays becoming recognized.
8: Between years 1582-1585 Shakespeare's three children are born | In 1582 Shakespeare is married | 1594-1596 Shakespeare becomes recognized as a playwright | 1587-1592 - Leaves from Stratford to establish himself as an actor/playwright | 1597-1599- The Globe is created and Shakespeare owns 10% and later continues to write plays and is recognized by the queen
9: April 23rd 1616 Shakespeare dies and is buried at Holy trinity Church in Stratford
10: Language of the time Being as the times were without dictionaries, Shakespeare's knowledge of language is astounding and shows his education. Although his use of vocabulary is not realistic of how common people would talk in his century is is a poetic language meant to sound nice on the stage.
11: * Pressley,J. M. "Elizabethan England." Online Image. 2012.Shakespeare Resource Center. April 20th 2012. http://www.bardweb.net/england.html | Kati,Mcarter "Elizabethan England." Online Image. Mcarterfamily. April 20th 2012. http://www.mccarterfamily.com/mccarterpage/stories/stephen_hopkins/intro.htm | Unknown "Queen Elizabeth." Online Image. 2012.Shakespeare Resource Center. April 20th 2012. http://www.bardweb.net/england.html
12: We enjoyed our trip amidst the rain, fog and cold windy days. We did a lot of walking and travelled long distances with our heavy backpacks... and loved it.
14: There was more than one occasion where we had to be resourceful and live on the streets because we missed a train or couldnt find a hostel.
15: brian | kristina | megan | jon
17: Backpacking took us to many beautiful verdant places. Our granola bars kept u alive during long walks.
18: Gepetto's Shop
19: There were many street artists who were very talented. Too bad our backpacks had no space for artwork.
20: being silly
21: ...and sometimes bad.
23: Eating gelato, meeting strangers, living in hostels, walking along coastlines, sleeping on trains, going to festivals, eating authentic foods, learning transportation systems, buying groceries; It was all a great experience, despite the rainy days, getting lost, and taking trains in wrong directions. Immersing in different cultures taught us a lot and opened our eyes to a little bit more of the world around us.