Shakespeare and the Law -- George Frisch
Elizabethan law and judicial process feature prominently in many of Shakespeare's works. Some 25 of his plays incorporate humorous or serious legal considerations into their fabric; while in two of them a trial is a central to the action of the play.
In this two-hour session we will look at passages from three plays in both their dramatic and historic contexts as an Elizabethan playgoer might have understood them in order to explore, or perhaps even answer, the following questions:
1. What does the… Show more
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