CAP: let the writing begin…

The Bill / Shakespeare Project presents: This Week in Shakespeare news [VIDEO], for the week ending Monday, July 30th, 2018

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This week’s video Shakespeare news review includes silenced women, Game of Thrones, AI writing sonnets, and some cool reviews (all presented in “The Complete Works” t-shirt from the great Good Tickle Brain!). PLUS our usual recap of this week’s daily highlights in Shakespearean history.

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As You Like It… a flashback

As You Like It.

Four years ago,  I was just returning from a three-year break from the Project. And the first play to get a discussion at that point was As You Like It.

And I’ve been thinking about that play a little lately.

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Media Thursday: previewing next week

No real media today… but here’s a preview of what I’ll be catching (live) next week…

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CAP: a great phone call and a green light

In the midst of reading through secondary sources… I’ve still got 40+ to read on my iPad. But in the midst off all this, I got a phone call from my capstone adviser…

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The Bill / Shakespeare Project presents: This Week in Shakespeare news [VIDEO], for the week ending Monday, July 23rd, 2018

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This week’s video Shakespeare news review includes clumsy marketing, the bards from “Parks and Rec,” and some great reviews. PLUS our usual recap of this week’s daily highlights in Shakespearean history.

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CAP: research and more research

OK. First, dirty, rough, really lousy (i.e. perfect) draft of the prospectus in the books. So to speak.

Now it’s all about the research, reading secondary source after secondary source, pulling ideas and quotes I can use…. well, that and reading the prospectuses of two of my classmates so I can respond to them.

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CAP: playing catch-up from earlier in the week

So, a week, no CAP entries… it’s not like work hasn’t continued, just life got in the way. We got to take Jack up to San Jose for college orientation, so publishing got pushed off to the side…

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Media Thursday: A Midsummer Night’s Dream (film directed by Casey Wilder Mott)

Last Friday, I posted an LA Times review of an independent film version of A Midsummer Night’s Dream, directed by Casey Wilder Mott, that is on a limited run at West Los Angeles’ Nuart Theater. This past weekend, as a part of a “Midsummer” day of Shakespeare, Lisa and I caught a screening before heading down to Griffith Park for Independent Shakespeare Company’s production of that same play.

 

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