The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 10.1082 Monday, 28 June 1999.
Date: Saturday, 26 Jun 1999 10:00:29 -0700 (PDT)
Subject: Tangent to Byron Comment
> Date: Tuesday, 15 Jun 1999 14:38:45 +0100 (BST)
> Subject: SHK 10.1006 Tangent to Byron Comment
> Who is this Byron, by the way? I'm doing research on Shakespeare. Is
> he/she as good as him?
No, he/she is not as good as him/her.
Byron was an English Lord who was, probably without warrant, accused of
having an incestuous relationship with his sister, probably with warrant
regarded as bisexual, and a radical revolutionary. In other words, he
was politically correct before it was politically correct to be
He was also a very great poet, but who the hell cares?