Through September 29, Lied Library is displaying an original 1623 First Folio of the Bard's plays from the Folger Shakespeare Library as part of a first-ever national tour celebrating 400 years of Shakespeare and his legacy. The exhibit is in the Special Collections area on the third floor -- for more information, see our First Folio guide.
76-September 9, 2016
David G. Schwartz
"Hazard All He Hath": Shakespeare's Gambling World
In this September 9, 2016 First Folio Shakespeare colloquium , Schwartz discusses the place of gambling in English society in Shakespeare's time, games that were played, and gambling in Shakespeare's plays.
Listen to the audio file (mp3)