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« on: September 15, 2014, 12:37:18 AM »

I am proposing an in-depth reading and discussion of a singular Shakespearian play, and that we take a week to discuss each act, so that everyone who wishes can both participate and keep up with reading on a hectic schedule.

Anyone interested?
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« Reply #1 on: September 15, 2014, 12:44:57 AM »

I've got an audiobook of Julius Caesar. Smiley
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« Reply #2 on: September 15, 2014, 01:12:11 AM »

Oh on that note, I should mention that there are online texts for every play out there.
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« Reply #3 on: September 15, 2014, 06:26:59 AM »

I voted Hamlet, but Macbeth also really sticks it to you, so to speak.

Just an hour ago I read about seven of Shakespeare's sonnets to my son, part of an ongoing campaign to provide a counterbalance to League of Legends.
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« Reply #4 on: September 15, 2014, 06:38:37 AM »

I never say no to Shakespeare. Smiley Macbeth is a good starting point, not just because it's a personal favourite.
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« Reply #5 on: September 15, 2014, 06:45:47 AM »

Henry V is the best, IMO.

Macbeth and Julius Caesar are nice as well.
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