Shakespeare remains a style over time

April 23rd, marks both World Book Day and this year marks 400 years since William Shakespeare’s death.

The day is used to commemorate and celebrate his literary contributions to language, poetry, prose and drama. 400 years later, it is evident that his work still lives on, as scholars are still educated on his work.

Some of Shakespeare’s notable and most popular works include, Romeo and Juliet, Macbeth, Hamlet and King Lear, among these are a selection of poems and prose that he worked on.