Romeo and Juliet, true love?
Are Romeo and Juliet really the most romantic of all lovers? Or is their love more folly, infatuation and teenage angst?
Sexism - an old story
From Arnold Drenth
What does Shakespeare have to teach us? What concerns us now concerned him then: (we call them) racism and sexism, united under an old yoke, the burden of revenge. Playing now, near you, from the divorce courts to the globalising world stage
I'm looking at Othello for an educational publisher, and Charles Nicholl's excellent book The Lodger leads me to this: