Podcast 102: Amir Khan interview

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This week’s podcast continues our three month-long discussion of Hamlet with an interview with Amir Khan, who has written a book, Counterfactual Thinking and Shakespearean Tragedy, due out later this year from Edinburgh University Press. A chapter of that book has been printed in the current issue of Shakespeare Quarterly, under the title “My Kingdom for a Ghost: Counterfactual Thinking and Hamlet.”

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The Bill / Shakespeare Project presents: This Week in Shakespeare news, for the week ending Monday, May 11th, 2015

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This week’s Shakespeare news review includes J. Caesar, Ugly Shakespeare Company, a bawdy French song in Love’s Labor’s Lost, plus Helen Mirren, Lily Rabe and Matt LeBlanc(?). PLUS our usual recap of this week’s daily highlights in Shakespearean history.

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Podcast 101: Hamlet and sucking the fun out of Bawdy

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[EXPLICIT CONTENT AHEAD… This podcast contains adult language and adolescent humor … yeah, this podcast has some rough language ahead, and it’s a long one (that’s what she said–cue rimshot)]

This week’s podcast continues our three month-long discussion of Hamlet with a long stretch of bawdy, and a little discussion about text (not sex, but text).

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The Bill / Shakespeare Project presents: This Week in Shakespeare news, for the week ending Monday, May 4th, 2015

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This week’s Shakespeare news review includes a Artistic Director for Shakespeare’s Globe, Derek Jacobi as Mercutio, Wittenberg the play, and Elsinore the video game. PLUS our usual recap of this week’s daily highlights in Shakespearean history.

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The Bill / Shakespeare Project presents: This Week in Shakespeare news, for the week ending Monday, April 27th, 2015

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This week’s Shakespeare news review includes David Tennant, Kenneth Branagh, and Something Rotten, a Broadway musical comedy. PLUS our usual recap of this week’s daily highlights in Shakespearean history.

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Podcast 100: Hamlet, the Videos, Part Two

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This week’s podcast continues our three month-long discussion of Hamlet with the second half of our video review overview, plus a quick look at the title/subtitle/and political confusion.

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The Bill / Shakespeare Project presents: This Week in Shakespeare news, for the week ending Monday, April 20th, 2015

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This week’s Shakespeare news review includes New York Shakespeare Convention, the influence of Lady Macbeth on House of Cards, Double Falsehood, an all-female Othello, and a musical called Something Rotten. PLUS our usual recap of this week’s daily highlights in Shakespearean history.

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The Bill / Shakespeare Project presents: This Week in Shakespeare news, for the week ending Monday, April 13th, 2015

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This week’s Shakespeare news review includes Kentucky Shakespeare’s Shakespeare in the Parks Tour, Shakespeare in the Parking Lot, Ghostface Killah, Psychological Science, and “10 ways Shakespeare changed everything”. PLUS our usual recap of this week’s daily highlights in Shakespearean history.

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Podcast 99: Hamlet, the Videos, Part One (plus O, Canada)

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This week’s podcast continues our three month-long discussion of Hamlet with the first half of our video review overview, and a report from north of the border (the US border) and my attendance of the Shakespeare Association of American annual conference.

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