[LMB] [SPAM:###68] Re: Group Read of Richard III

Sharon Tucker (stucker) stucker at memphis.edu
Mon Jun 5 22:10:36 BST 2017


I love that and am so stealing it! Many thanks to you, Raye, and your brother.

Sharon

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My brother the English teacher prefaces his teaching of the play to his students with this immortal line: "Romeo and Juliet is the story of a rebound blind date gone horribly wrong." I cannot disagree.
Raye

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  On Tue, 6 Jun 2017 at 3:20 AM, WILLIAM A WENRICH<wawenri at msn.com> wrote:   We did Shakespeare reading in parts when I was in high school. I got to read Mercutio. 

All in all, I agree with the Klingons: Romeo and Juliet were idiots. 

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> On Jun 4, 2017, at 12:24 PM, Jim Parish <jparish at siue.edu> wrote:
> 
> Sylvia McIvers wrote:
>> I remember the first time I figured out that hey, this is a stage 
>> play, why are we reading the script instead of watching it?
>> 
>> It would have made high school lit a lot more interesting.  I wonder 
>> how many of shax's contemporaries could actually have read the script?
> 
> Well, in my lit classes, when we read plays we each were given parts 
> and "read" excerpts that way. "Macbeth", "The Hairy Ape", "A Raisin in 
> the Sun".... We also did this, sometimes, with novels. (I got some 
> peer kudos for my very creepy reading of Chillingworth in _The Scarlet 
> Letter_.)
> 
> Jim Parish
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