The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 11.1741 Monday, 18 September 2000.
Date: Friday, 15 Sep 2000 16:00:59 -0400
Subject: Limerick Contest Reminder
Just a quick reminder that the Poor Yorick Titus Limerick contest ends
on September 30.
This contest is open to SHAKSPER members and their friends, family and
students, so there's still time to offer up this small incentive to your
To enter, you must write an original limerick related to Titus
Andronicus, either the play itself or the film version by Julie Taymor.
The best limerick will receive a $20.00 (Canadian) gift certificate
redeemable through the Poor Yorick Shakespeare Multimedia Catalogue and
a Titus poster.
The number of runners up will be determined by the number of worthy
applications we receive, and all runners up will receive a Titus poster
(we have a total of 5 to give away).
The posters are theatrical size, and show Anthony Hopkins' helmeted
face, plastered with blue paint/clay.
The contest closes on September 30. Winners will be announced the
following week and the winning limericks posted on SHAKSPER, with
[Editor's Note: I cannot wait to see the results. -Hardy]