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The Shakespeare File

What English Majors Are Really Studying
December 1, 1996 by Jerry L. Martin Download PDF Press Release

This report reveals that Shakespeare is no longer a required course for English majors—the future English teachers of America—at two-thirds of the top 70 U.S. colleges and universities. The study was cited in hundreds of newspapers across the country, and on national television. The report was updated and enhanced in 2007 with the publication of The Vanishing Shakespeare.


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