Make a Donation

Consider making a donation to support SHAKSPER.

Subscribe to Our Feeds

Current Postings RSS

Announcements RSS

Home :: Archive :: 2001 :: June ::
Re: Having a Flutter
The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 12.1488  Wednesday, 13 June 2001

From:           Clifford Stetner <
 This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
 >
Date:           Tuesday, 12 Jun 2001 17:25:24 -0400
Subject: 12.1462 Having a Flutter
Comment:        Re: SHK 12.1462 Having a Flutter

>By the way, I find it very believable that Claudius refers to Hamlet as
>"our son" in public when he might be doing something creditable and
>"your son" to Gertrude in private when something discreditable is
>involved.

Regardless of any Hawksian theories of pronoun antecedent agreement, I
doubt that when Claudius is doing discreditable things to Gertrude in
private, he refers to Hamlet at all.

Clifford

_______________________________________________________________
S H A K S P E R: The Global Shakespeare Discussion List
Hardy M. Cook, 
 This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
 
The S H A K S P E R Webpage <http://ws.bowiestate.edu>
 

Other Messages In This Thread

©2011 Hardy Cook. All rights reserved.