Folger Shakespeare Library’s Shakespeare Unlimited Podcast
Episode 138: Shakespeare and Folktales
Dr. Charlotte Artese, editor of Shakespeare and the Folktale (Princeton University Press, 2019), talks with Barbara Bogaev about how she became interested in folklore’s influence on Shakespeare.
Mini-lecture: Shakespeare and the Storytellers
In this 8-minute video, Professor Charlotte Artese offers background on Shakespeare’s connections to folk and fairy tales and how they likely influenced his writing.