The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 17.0290 Friday, 7 April 2006
From: Terence Hawkes <
Date: Thursday, 6 Apr 2006 10:57:50 +0100
Glendower does not speak English with a Welsh accent. He was 'train'd up
in the English court'. He is no Fluellen. What he also speaks is of
course the Welsh language. This scene raises issues of a crucial nature
in respect of the entity that we call 'Britain', and the role of English
within in it. They remain to this day.
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