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Anthony Burgess: Nothing Like the Sun

The title gives it away, of course: it’s a novel about Shakespeare, and in particular, about his love-life. It’s all wonderfully imagined in this far-from throwaway novel by… 191 more words


Shakespeare's Sonnets at the Southbank Centre - 1st June 2014

Sunday 1st June was marked by the Southbank Centre as a day of sonnets. Throughout the day free activities took place related to Shakespeare’s sonnets, which was followed in the evening by a complete reading of all 154 of them by ten wonderful actors at the Royal Festival Hall. 583 more words


A Sonnet for the First Day of Summer. Rereading Shakespeare

This is a wonderful sonnet to celebrate the first day of summer. Enjoy!

Shall I compare thee to a summer’s day? (Sonnet 18)

William Shakespeare, 1564 – 1616  918 more words