William Shakespeare, born in Stratford-Upon-Avon in 1564, is generally considered the greatest writer of all time.
His plays, along with his collection of sonnets, contain unparalleled poetic beauty and wisdom, and his knowledge is breathtakingly
diverse. Without a doubt Shakespeare was a genius, and is considered, along with the likes of Albert Einstein, Leonardo Da Vinci, and
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, as having possessed one of the greatest minds of all time.
In this section you can learn more about the man and his works, read some of his sonnets, and test your knowledge in The Shakespeare Quiz!