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Should art be politically correct? The case of Katherine in W. Shakespeare's The Taming of the Shrew

This is a short look into power and gender and the different interpretations of The Taming of the Shrew over the years, that I wrote for an elective course on Shakespeare. 502 more words

Kate the Cursed

In The Taming of the Shrew, Kate (Katherina Minola) is born handicapped. Her suitor Petruchio has a wooden leg. This explains her shrewdness against everyone including her sister and father, and why she would accept Petruchio’s pursuit. 442 more words


Taming of the Shrew Part 3

Act IV, Scene 1

Grumio tries to start a fire as he grumbles about how Petruchio is mistreating him. Another servant, Curtis, comes in to see what all the grumbling is about. 1,540 more words


3 plays by Shakespeare

using 3 plays by Shakespeare (A midsummer night’s Dream, Romeo and Juliet, The taming of the shrew,Othello, The merchant of Venice, hamlet, Macbeth,the tempest ), write an integrated essay of about  51 more words

Academic Papers

Christopher Sly and His Boy Wife Bartholomew

Christopher Sly’s self introduction in The Taming of the Shrew can only be solved by anagrams. 347 more words


Taming the shrew

Springtime brings flowers and critters back to Vanaprastha. Keith and I are seeing creeping phlox, bluebells and fothergilla, skinks, tiger swallowtails and hummingbirds.

But no shrews except Katherina, the Shrew in Shakespeare’s so-named play, which Keith and I saw at… 430 more words


Kiss Me, Kate and The Taming of the Shrew: An Intern's Perspective

Hello! My name is Tom Bentsen and for the past six weeks I have had the opportunity to be a performance intern in Kiss Me, Kate… 1,250 more words