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The Meaning of Hamlet
The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 15.1987  Friday, 19 November 2004

[Editor's Note: I would appreciate it if contributors to this thread
would make an effort to bring it to a conclusion soon.]

[1]     From:   Colin Cox <
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        Date:   Thursday, 18 Nov 2004 08:39:53 -0800
        Subj:   Re: SHK 15.1978 The Meaning of Hamlet

[2]     From:   John Reed <
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        Date:   Thursday, 18 Nov 2004 21:49:31 -0800
        Subj:   Re: The Meaning of Hamlet


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From:           Colin Cox <
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Date:           Thursday, 18 Nov 2004 08:39:53 -0800
Subject: 15.1978 The Meaning of Hamlet
Comment:        Re: SHK 15.1978 The Meaning of Hamlet

 >No other Shakespearean play comes even remotely close to
 >Hamlet in the number of references to death and its reality.

You might want to re-read Titus.

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From:           John Reed <
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Date:           Thursday, 18 Nov 2004 21:49:31 -0800
Subject:        Re: The Meaning of Hamlet

Thank you John for the explanation of through-line.  I'm not sure I'm
edified yet, however.  I'm still wallowing in ignorance; perhaps you
could recommend a written source of further explanation?

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