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Re: Societal Expectations and Shakespeare
Shakespeare Electronic Conference, Vol. 4, No. 807.  Wednesday, 17 Nov. 1993.
 
From:           Rob Callum <
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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."
 
--
Rob Callum

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