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The New York Public Library will be closed on Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 27.

Shakespeare Week at the Stephen A. Schwarzman Building - April 23 to 27


William Shakespeare., Digital ID 1630421, New York Public LibraryA caricature by L J Binns, ca. 1901-15

It's here again, featuring the one and only Robert Armitage, Humanities Bibliographer and Blogger Extraordinaire, and 4 cracker-jack scholars from the Wertheim Study.

Full disclosure is here, but in short - (each at 1:15 p.m. in the South Court Auditorium)

  • Monday April 23 Robert Armitage, H.B.B.L.: From Stratford-on-Avon to The New York Public Library
  • Tuesday April 24 Margaret Mieskell Tabb: Fathers and Sons in Hamlet
  • Wednesday April 25 Linda Neiberg: Marmorializing the Dead in Romeo and Juliet, Othello, and The Winter's Tale
  • Thursday April 26 Andras Kissery: Hamlet and the Ambassadors
  • Friday April 27 Barry Nass: The Parable of the Good Samaritan and The Taming of the Shrew

I'll be there in my hostly Pearl Mesta manner.  Mention this blog for an amusing door prize.


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