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A Rose by Any Other Name May Smell Different

Why Are the Japanese Titles of Shakespearean Films So Odd?

Kitamura Sae

high school. Subsequently, several canonical works of literature were made into teen films, and Shakespeare became a high-profile screenwriter. After The Taming of the Shrew was adapted into the high school romantic comedy 10 Things I Hate about You

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Hamletism in the Spanish Civil War, 1936–39

Jesús Tronch

during the civil war. Consulted sources record performances of four Shakespeare plays. Hamlet premiered on 8 December 1937, and La fiera domada , an adaptation in Spanish, by Elena Arcediano and Maximiliano Thous, of The Taming of the Shrew

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Exit, pursued by a fan

Shakespeare, Fandom, and the Lure of the Alternate Universe

Kavita Mudan Finn and Jessica McCall

as a result, needs to create and follow some kind of internal logic. Nobody gets married, for instance, at the end of the 1999 film 10 Things I Hate about You , an adaptation of The Taming of the Shrew , because the internal logic of a twentieth

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Shakespeare’s Orientalism Revisited

A Postcolonial Study of the Appropriation of Arabic/Islamic Allusions and Matters in the Bard’s Oeuvre

Mahmoud F. Al-Shetawi

suffices here to mention that Shakespeare alludes to Persians only twice in his entire canon: The Merchant of Venice (II.i.25) and King Lear (III.vi.81). Finally, one should draw attention to a possible Oriental source for The Taming of the Shrew

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Harvey's 1593 ‘To Be and Not To Be’

The Authorship and Date of the First Quarto of Hamlet

Dennis McCarthy

right’, Jonson probably took his cue from the not-without-mustard scene in The Taming of the Shrew , in which Grumio, attempting to starve Katherine, refuses to serve her beef without mustard: Grumio What say you to a piece of beef and

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The Shades of a Shadow

Crime as the Dark Projection of Authority in Early Modern England

Maurizio Ascari

with burning at the stake. In terms of cultural representation, it is tempting to relate this domestic rebellion to the final monologue of The Taming of the Shrew , where Katherine herself is called to retract her former stance, submitting to a

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Ninagawa's Ancient Journeys

Daniel Gallimore

his production of The Winter's Tale (2009) was dominated by a massive projected still of a detail from Sandro Botticelli's ‘The Birth of Venus’ (c. 1485), and The Taming of the Shrew (2010) by a detail from ‘Primavera’ (c. 1480) by the same artist

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Shakespeare’s Early Gothic Hamlet

Gary Taylor

Appendix.) Shakespeare: 12: Two Gentlemen of Verona , Taming of the Shrew , 2 Henry VI (Shakespeare?), 3 Henry VI 3.2, 5.1 (two unique parallels, both in Shakespeare scenes), Richard II (two unique parallels), Romeo and Juliet (Q1), Much Ado

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Ian McEwan Celebrates Shakespeare

Hamlet in a Nutshell

Elena Bandín and Elisa González

acclaimed contemporary authors: Jeanette Winterson's The Gap of Time ( The Winter's Tale ) was followed by Howard Jacobson's Shylock is My Name ( The Merchant of Venice ), Anne Tyler's Vinegar Girl ( The Taming of the Shrew ), Margaret Atwood's Hag

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Canon Fodder and Conscripted Genres

The Hogarth Project and the Modern Shakespeare Novel

Laurie E. Osborne

Taming of the Shrew and Othello , which already have some novelistic history, have experienced a resurgence in the last five years. However, The Winter's Tale , chosen by Jeanette Winterson for the first novel of the Hogarth series, has not been