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KiSS: Shakespeare’s Folly: Philosophy, Humanism, Critical Theory with Sam Hall, Nov 24

Our second booktalk session is with an old friend, Dr Sam Hall. We will be discussing his new book Shakespeare’s Folly: Philosophy, Humanism, Critical Theory, published by Routledge. Out now! In the roundtable session will include excerpts from the book … Continue reading

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Trumping Shakespeare: Donald Trump, Boris Johnson, and the Rise of the Clown Politician

In a May 26, 2016 Los Angeles Times article, entitled “The theater of Trump: What Shakespeare can teach us about the Donald”, theater critic Charles McNulty undergoes what he calls a “fool’s errand”, a meticulous search in the Bard’s plays … Continue reading

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