Shakespeare Found on iTunes U

Thanks to the oft-reproduced engravng that appeared in the first folio edition of his work, just about anyone who reads one of his plays knows what William Shakespeare looked like. But now a new portrait has emerged that puts a younger, more comely face, on the mighty bard. Listen as Professor Stanley Wells of the University of Warwick explains who may have commissioned the only portrait painted while the poet lived.

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