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A Fly has less sting than a wasp - Vinegar Girl, by Ann Tyler: book review

“If I be waspish, best beware my sting.”

The Taming of The Shrew

I bought this book for a couple of reasons:I had never read any of Ann Tyler’s novels, and considering it a sin since she is consistently acclaimed as a Great Modern American Novelist, had always promised myself to get to it one day. 476 more words


The Taming of Petruchio

In The Taming of the Shrew — ACT 4. SC. 5

“Petruchio, Katherine, Hortensio, and some of Petruchio’s servants are making the journey from Petruchio’s house to Padua. 395 more words


Shrews and Jews and Playing Oppression

Jonathan Munby’s production of The Merchant of Venice, which I saw at The Globe last summer, is coming to New York City as part of the Lincoln Center Festival. 614 more words


Review of 'Vinegar Girl' by Anne Tyler

Thanks to NetGalley and Random House UK, Vintage Publishing for the ARC of this book.

‘Vinegar Girl’ is Anne Tyler’s modern retelling of Shakespeare’s ‘The Taming of the Shrew’. 261 more words