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Join Us For The Play’s The Thing’s (and Shakespeare’s) Last Play

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After two-and-a-half years, Publishing Perspectives’ literary blog, The Play’s The Thing, reaches the end of Shakespeare’s oeuvre, with The Two Noble Kinsmen.

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Loved Hilary Mantel’s Henry VIII? Try Shakespeare’s Orignal!

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Publishing Perspectives’ epic two and half year read of the plays of Shakespeare has reached the final plays, starting with Henry VIII (All is True).

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Atwood, Jacobson Added to Hogarth’s Shakespeare Project

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Hogarth Press has enlisted Margaret Atwood to re-imagine The Tempest, while Booker Prize-winner Howard Jacobson will write a novel based on The Merchant of Venice.

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PP Shakespeare Group Read Begins “Antony and Cleopatra”

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Publishing Perspectives continues its epic reading of the complete Shakespeare, The Play’s The Thing, and launching into Antony and Cleopatra.

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Summiting Mount Shakespeare: We Begin Reading King Lear

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Publishing Perspective’s reading group focused on Shakespeare, The Play’s The Thing, begins its exploration of Shakespeare’s greatest tragedy, King Lear.

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Tales from Shakespeare Retold by Modern Novelists

Poor Shakespeare, who is apparently too "inaccessible" to the modern American college student.

Hogarth announces The Hogarth Shakespeare: new prose versions of Shakespeare’s plays, retold by bestselling novelists from around the world.

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“When shall we three meet again/In thunder, lightning, or in rain?”

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Publishing Perspectives’ exploration of the works of William Shakespeare, The Play’s The Thing, continues with his darkest tragedy, Macbeth.

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Why Shakespeare Makes for Great Summer Reading

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Publishing Perspectives’ The Play’s The Thing will spend the summer examining Shakespeare’s best: Macbeth, King Lear, and Antony and Cleopatra.

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Join Publishing Perspectives’ Group Reading of “Timon of Athens”

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Publishing Perspectives’ survey of the works of William Shakespeare, The Play’s The Thing, begins its reading of Timon of Athens. Join the conversation online.

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Publishing Perspectives Asks: Is It Really All’s Well That Ends Well?

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Publishing Perspectives’ The Play’s The Thing, online reading group begins is reading of Shakespeare’s All’s Well That Ends Well.

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