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Free Folger Friday: Theodore Leinwand on Writers Reading Shakespeare

Overview

Author, University of Maryland professor of English, and consulting editor for The Shakespeare Quarterly Theodore Leinwand discusses his new book The Great William: Writers Reading Shakespeare.

The Great William explores how seven renowned writers-Samuel Taylor Coleridge, John Keats, Virginia Woolf, Charles Olson, John Berryman, Allen Ginsberg, and Ted Hughes-wrestled with Shakespeare in the very moments when they were reading his work.

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