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Helena Bonham Carter's Ophelia
The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 14.2214  Friday, 21 November 2003

[1]     From:   Peter Donaldson <
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        Date:   Thursday, 20 Nov 2003 10:24:20 -0500
        Subj:   Re: SHK 14.2194 Helena Bonham Carter's Ophelia

[2]     From:   Dana Wilson <
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        Date:   Thursday, 20 Nov 2003 13:17:41 -0800 (PST)
        Subj:   Re: SHK 14.2210 Helena Bonham Carter's Ophelia


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From:           Peter Donaldson <
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Date:           Thursday, 20 Nov 2003 10:24:20 -0500
Subject: 14.2194 Helena Bonham Carter's Ophelia
Comment:        Re: SHK 14.2194 Helena Bonham Carter's Ophelia

The point about generational conflict may need to be restated in view of
the dates of the films -- 1990 for Zeffirelli and 1985 for Ragnar Lyth.

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Date:           Thursday, 20 Nov 2003 13:17:41 -0800 (PST)
Subject: 14.2210 Helena Bonham Carter's Ophelia
Comment:        Re: SHK 14.2210 Helena Bonham Carter's Ophelia

Don, Jay, et al,

First, Don, I was using 'tacky' as meaning no more substantial than a
'touch'.

Jay wrote:

>Just curious to know if you have textual or other
>reasons to believe the
>flowers presented by Ophelia are imagined or
>ghostlike?

No textual reasons.  It deals with props and that is the fiefdom of the
director, but that is how I  recall it being performed.

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