Re: Societal Expectations and Shakespeare
Shakespeare Electronic Conference, Vol. 4, No. 807. Wednesday, 17 Nov. 1993.
From: Rob Callum <
Date: Tuesday, 16 Nov 1993 11:10:20 -0500 (EST)
Subject: 4.0785 Societal Expectations and Shakespeare
Comment: Re: SHK 4.0785 Societal Expectations and Shakespeare
> The recent discussions of historicity and of Gertrude's guilt/innocence
> remind me of Laura Bohannon's intriguing article "Shakespeare in the Bush".
> Bohannon's tale of trying to prove the "universality" of Shakespeare makes
> for not only a thoroughly enjoyable read, but a portentous critique of the
> Thought this might brighten what is (around here, at least) a very November
> day. I'll dig up the citation if anyone's interested.
I believe that this very entertaining article first appeared in
the August/September 1968 issue of "Natural History."