The Historical & Cultural Contexts Slides.


The Rhetorical Appeals GoogleSlides


Essential questions to ask about the characters:

 

Helpful Resources

Apps

SwipeSpeare: This free app provides the original Shakespearian text of Julius Caesar, but allows you to swipe over at any given moment to see a contemporized version - first act is free, the rest costs a little.

Shakespeare: The name says everything.  This app provides a searchable text of all Shakespeare plays - glossary and artwork too.

Websites

No Fear Shakespeare's Julius Caesar: Provides a side-by-side modern text/original text, as well as summaries and analysis - there's no shame in using this site after attempting to read the original.  In other words, treat this as an aid, not a substitution.

Articles

'Messing with Shakespeare's Language' article