Sonnet 18 in 14 Styles || Spoken Word

Shakespeare’s Sonnet 18 (Shall I compare thee to a summer’s day) is arguably one of the best known poems in the English language. And Shakespeare as a writer has a very unique style.

But what if someone else took over the poem? Say a poet from the beat generation like Ginsberg? Or a confessional poet like Plath? What would happen?

14 in 18 — 14 poets “rewriting” Sonnet 18

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