Re: Shakespeare Prequel Contest
The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 11.0256 Monday, 7 February 2000.
From: Norman J. Myers <
Date: Friday, 4 Feb 2000 13:30:21 -0500
Subject: 11.0248 Shakespeare Prequel Contest
Comment: Re: SHK 11.0248 Shakespeare Prequel Contest
>John Updike's new novel, GERTRUDE AND CLAUDIUS, is a prequel to
Somehow all this sounds like Mary Cowden Clarke's "The Girlhood of
Shakespeare's Heroines." Then early in this century (or last century,
depending on your point of view) Percy Mackaye wrote a dramatic
tetralogy which told the WHOLE story!