Shaul Bassi

The Bold Winds Speechless. Hamlet's Europe – Les vents téméraires sans voix. L’Europe d’Hamlet

 

Shaul Bassi

Shaul Bassi is Professor of English Literature at Ca’ Foscari University of Venice, where he directs the Master's Degree in Environmental Humanities. His publications include a critical edition of Othello (Marsilio 2009), Visions of Venice in Shakespeare (co-edited with Laura Tosi, Ashgate 2011), and Shakespeare's Italy and Italy's Shakespeare. Place, "Race", and Politics (Palgrave Macmillan 2016). He is the co-founder and former director of Venice international literary festival Incroci di civiltà. He directed the Creative Europe project "Shakespeare In and Beyond the Ghetto" (2016-2020), which included the first performance of Shakespeare's The Merchant of Venice in the Ghetto of Venice.