Notes from a Journey
Talking Shakespeare is a collection of essays on Shakespeare’s plays and politics and their impact in the world today. Originally given as provocative talks on Shakespeare at some of the most prestigious universities, conferences, and theatres around the world, they reflect on the author’s more than thirty-year career as a producer, director and educator. The essays provide a unique and personal look into multiple aspects of Shakespeare’s world—and ours.
Chapter 9. A Hamlet Autopsy
· 9 · A HAMLET AUTOPSY (Given at University of California Shakespeare Forum, Conference on Shakespeare and Medicine, UC San Francisco, 1993) Despite what we might consider some of its more primitive aspects, such as bleeding, the use of leeches, i...
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