2003

The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 14.1153  Tuesday, 10 June 2003

From:           Larry Weiss <This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.>
Date:           Monday, 09 Jun 2003 16:45:46 -0400
Subject: 14.1122 Re: Hamlet's Antic Disposition
Comment:        Re: SHK 14.1122 Re: Hamlet's Antic Disposition


>Elizabethans firmly believed
>that the insane were touched by God and, in a sense, were revered and
>left to their own devices.

Which explains the treatment they received at Bethlehem Hospital.

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