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Romeo and juliet b

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Romeo and juliet b

  1. 1. ROMEO AND JULIET
  2. 2. ESSENTIAL FACTS <ul><li>Written: 1593-1596 </li></ul><ul><li>Firts published: 1599 </li></ul><ul><li>Firts mentioned: Francis Meres in 1598. </li></ul>
  3. 3. FRANCIS MERES <ul><li>He was a year younger than Shakespeare. </li></ul><ul><li>He published a work which has proven most valuable in dating Shakespeare's plays. </li></ul><ul><li>He mentions many of his plays in the most laudatory terms. </li></ul>
  4. 4. UNIVERSAL <ul><li>It is certainly the most famous play in the world, as it is constantly played, adapted for the cinema, and taught in schools on the five continents. </li></ul><ul><li>An impossible love between two teenagers. </li></ul>
  5. 5. TIMELESS <ul><li>Language has changed but the feelings Romeo expresses are still exactly the same . </li></ul><ul><li>An absolute love. </li></ul><ul><li>Obstacles on their way to love: by society, by prejudice and intolerence,... </li></ul><ul><li>Parents of one or of both of the lovers don't approve it . </li></ul>
  6. 6. FILM ADAPTATIONS <ul><li>West Side Story (1961) </li></ul><ul><li>Rome and Jewel (2008) </li></ul>
  7. 7. A VAMPIRE VERSION TWILIGHT SAGA
  8. 8. ADVERTISING <ul><ul><li>H&M </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>(2005) </li></ul></ul>
  9. 9. ANIME VERSION <ul><ul><li>ROMEO X JULIET </li></ul></ul>

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