The Pious Chanson in Hamlet II.ii
The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 19.0073 Wednesday, 6 February 2008
From: Jennifer Pierce <
Date: Tuesday, 5 Feb 2008 10:06:04 -0500
Subject: 19.0067 The Pious Chanson in Hamlet II.ii
Comment: RE: SHK 19.0067 The Pious Chanson in Hamlet II.ii
Though I think the choice to have Hamlet returning from Wittenberg would
not be lost on an Elizabethan audience I think it's also important to
note that Hamlet takes place when the Danes controlled England, some
several hundred years prior to nuns and monks running amok in Germany.
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