Fools of Shakespeare’s Lifetime

Fools of Shakespeare’s Lifetime

Unlock detailed show notes & bonus episodes by becoming a patron. This website contains affiliate links. All total, Shakespeare includes 21 Clowns and Fools in his works, that frequency wasn’t just personal preference. It was, as you may have guessed, a...
Extremely Short Book Review: Greenblatt, Bate, & Akroyd

Extremely Short Book Review: Greenblatt, Bate, & Akroyd

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Did Shakespeare Have a Canopy Bed?

Did Shakespeare Have a Canopy Bed?

Canopy beds, with their flowing draperies, are today connected with the image of a princess, or a very fancy setup. There is a historical reason for connecting canopy beds with princesses, as it was the nobility in medieval Europe who thought up this beautiful, and as...