Monday Aug 26th, 2013

Shakespeare’s hand in the additional passages to Kyd’s Spanish Tragedy

By Douglas Bruster
Why should we think that Shakespeare wrote lines first published in the 1602 quarto of The Spanish Tragedy, a then-classic play by his deceased contemporary Thomas Kyd? Our answer starts 180 years ago, when Samuel Taylor Coleridge—author of ‘Kubla Khan’ and The Rime of the Ancient Mariner—said he heard Shakespeare in this material. uk_historyoxfordjournalsliteraturetheatre-dance-leisure

Monday Apr 14th, 2014

Shakespeare’s 450th birthday quiz

Test your knowledge on some famous, and not so famous, Shakespeare quotes
Tuesday Apr 8th, 2014

Happy 450th birthday William Shakespeare!

Celebrating Shakespeare’s 450th birthday with some of his most famous, and not so famous, quotes
Tuesday Mar 25th, 2014

Discussing Josephine Baker with Anne Cheng

Tim Allen pose a few questions to the Princeton professor
Monday Mar 24th, 2014

Plausible fictions and irrational coherence

Joseph Harris on Pierre Corneille and cognitive bias
Tuesday
Mar 4th, 2014

A day with Carol Channing in Disneyland

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Thursday
Feb 20th, 2014

At the launch of Nothing Like a Dame

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Friday
Jan 31st, 2014

Happy Birthday, Carol Channing!

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Wednesday
Jan 29th, 2014

Hal Gladfelder on The Beggar’s Opera and Polly

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Friday
Oct 25th, 2013

Shakespeare in disguise

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Friday
Oct 18th, 2013

Romeo & Juliet: the film adaptations

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Wednesday
Oct 9th, 2013

Watching Titus, feeling flesh

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Thursday
Oct 3rd, 2013

Images from Broadway’s past

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Saturday
Sep 28th, 2013

Breaking Bad’s Faustian Cast

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Thursday
Sep 5th, 2013

Adapting Henry V

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