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Old School vs New School

People create remakes of books and plays all the time to modernize a historic play. A lot of the time they are busts. Similar to these movies, … 1,003 more words

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Waiting for my Benedick

Before I start rambling, I just want to say, that because of my sleeping habits, I tend to update this at midnight/1am and it’s crazy. Also, I’m appreciative of people liking my ramblings. 967 more words

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The Taming of the Shrew: Tough Love or Domestic Violence?

William Shakespeare’s comedy The Taming of the Shrew features the marriage and relationship of Petruchio and Katherine. Although the couple reaches an understanding at the play’s end, the two had quite the rocky start. 1,825 more words

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Taming of the Shrew - Comedy and Social Commentary

One clichéd TV trope every American has seen is that of the “shrewish wife”. The kind that berates her husband for his faults, nags him within an inch of his life, and rants and raves to the point where the poor man resorts to hiding in the broom closet to avoid her wrath. 2,175 more words

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Elizabeth the First, and her Suitors.

Elizabeth the First, and her Suitors.

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In the mid 1500’s England was ruled by a rather quick succession of royalty that has become rather famous for throwing the country into chaos. 1,201 more words

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Abuse in the Taming of the Shrew

Out of the many prompts given or I could have thought I have decided to discuss the abuse found in the Taming of the Shrew. … 943 more words

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Conformity in The Taming of the Shrew

We live in a culture filled with certain expectations; which, we are expected to abide by in order to fit in with society. The pressure to conform has been an issue since the beginning of time because of the personal need to fit in amongst our peers. 1,200 more words

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