The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 11.1614 Wednesday, 30 August 2000.
From: Tanya Gough <
Date: Tuesday, 29 Aug 2000 15:20:53 -0400
Subject: Limerick Contest
Poor Yorick would like to announce a limerick contest, open to members
of the SHAKSPER-L listserv, their students, friends and family.
To enter, you must write an original limerick related to Titus
Andronicus, either the play itself or the film version by Julie Taymor.
Send your limerick to
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
Poor Yorick Shakespeare Multimedia Catalogue