[LMB] Group Read of Richard III 1.1

Caroline Tabach ctabach at gmail.com
Mon Jun 12 12:46:15 BST 2017


On 9 June 2017 at 19:38, Walter Bushell <proto at panix.com> wrote:

>
> ....
> Anyone with actually historical information about what actually happened?
>
> Well hey, in analyzing the play we have to take the characters as given;
> historical
> accuracy is a side issue. In history class the issues will be different of
> course. And
> Miles memorized (will memorize? There is no English tense for the
> fictional future)
> the play and repeated it under fast-penta so, methinks that’s what
> we work with.
> ......
>
>
> As they say: "History is written by the winners", Also mentioned in some
other previous posts by others connected toany sort of history.

I went to school in England, but we learnt the Tudors and Stuarts over
again,with little about the Wars of the Roses.



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