The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 16.1476 Wednesday, 7 September 2005
Date: Wednesday, 7 Sep 2005 13:54:06 -0400
Subject: 16.1471 Caliban's Father
Comment: Re: SHK 16.1471 Caliban's Father
Has anyone argued that Caliban is Prospero's son by Sycorax ("this thing
of darkness I / acknowledge mine"). I know there is an occasional
tendency to make Miranda and Caliban contrasting "children", but has
anyone argued the ultimate implication?
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