Shakespeare and Knife Crime
The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 19.0408 Wednesday, 16 July 2008
From: Susanne Greenhalgh <
Date: Wednesday, 16 Jul 2008 10:43:27 +0100
Subject: Shakespeare and Knife Crime
The colourful new mayor of London, Boris Johnson, cited the death of Mercutio
while giving evidence before a Parliamentary committee on the recent spate of
knife killings in London. See The Guardian for a report
http://www.guardian.co.uk/uk/2008/jul/15/knifecrime.justice -- also Simon
Hoggart's political sketch column in today's Guardian(16/7/08).
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