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A Very Short Biography of George Bernard Shaw | Interesting Literature

The interesting life of the great playwright

George Bernard Shaw (1856-1950) was a prolific writer of plays but also of essays justifying his plays: the two (double-columned) volumes of his Plays a… 11 more words

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Submit Here: 2017 PlayPenn Conference Application

Get your full length unproduced plays ready!

2017 Conference Application Guidelines

Beginning September 1, PlayPenn will be accepting applications for its 2017 new play development conference; we are pleased to request your full length, unproduced script for consideration. 40 more words

Playwrights

A Very Short Biography of George Bernard Shaw

The interesting life of the great playwright

George Bernard Shaw (1856-1950) was a prolific writer of plays but also of essays justifying his plays: the two (double-columned) volumes of his… 717 more words

Literature

Authors I Want To Read More Of

One of my favourite forms of procrastinating is adding more and more books to my Waterstones wishlist. So much so, I have them split into categories. 369 more words

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"FIRST FOLIO!The Book That Gave Us Shakespeare" - Rare Collection at UConn

Article & Photos by Jacqueline Bennett newsandviewsjb.com

An extraordinary opportunity awaits at the William Benton Museum on the University of Connecticut’s Storrs campus. Through September 25, visitors can view a first collected edition, published in 1623, of plays by William Shakespeare in the exhibit, “First Folio! 395 more words

Jacqueline Bennett

The Contradictory Life of the Handkerchief

This blog post by Bella Mirabella explores the handkerchief, for early modern women a highly significant accessory.

By Bella Mirabella

In his 1558 book, Il Galateo… 2,200 more words

Literary History