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Hamlet North by Northwest

“I am but mad north-north-west: when the wind is southerly I know a hawk from a handsaw.” Hamlet, 2.2. I am only mad north-by-north-west: when then wind is southerly, I know the difference between a hawk and a handsaw. How to work out what these lines mean? This is how I did it… Theory 1: […]

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'Romeo and Juliet' - a modernised edition by Humphrey Bartosik

Who says they can’t read Shakespeare?

The moment of inspiration came during an otherwise unremarkable breakfast in January 2010. I’d been mulling over a charge against Shakespeare; ‘intellectual snobbery’. Suddenly, as I went about my daily business, I knew then what I must do; ‘I must chill Shakespeare,’ I told myself ‘I must bring him to both the journeyman and the […]

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