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I first heard about Oroonoko by Aphra Behn from my wife.  She’s a British Literature guru and recommended this work to me when I asked for a piece that was from the Restoration period and written by a woman.  638 more words


Gosh darnint. Not only do I fail to update my readings on my other two works that I’ve completed, but I forget to save the write-up I did on Aphra Behn’s  1,008 more words

Reading Response

At the Folger: Globe players' Hamlet; Capital Fringe: Duchess of Malfi, Anouilh's Antigone, Master Harold & Aphra Behn

Lyndsey N Snyder as the Duchess (We Happy Few)

Naeem Hayat as Hamlet (Globe players)

Emily Relva as Anouilh’s Antigone (Wandering Theater)

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20th Century Culture

Literally literal & metaphorically metaphorical

We were arguing
which of the two of us
would play Aphra Behn

would write the books Aphra Behn
was meant to write
late at night… 102 more words


IndieGoGo Highlight -- "Empress of the Moon: The Lives of Aphra Behn"

If you’re a fan of swordfights, spycraft, and feminist plays, look no further. Empress of the Moon: The Lives of Aphra Behn has just over a day remaining in its IndieGoGo campaign. 141 more words

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