Richard II | Breaking Bard Episode 2!04433   “I wasted time and now doth time waste me” - Richard II by William Shakespeare Sometime around 1595 William Shakespeare penned a new play, The Life and Death of King Richard II. If you couldn’t already guess, it was a history play. History plays were all the rage at the time. However, it... Continue Reading →

The Problem with Bardolatry | Breaking Bard Episode 1!0e6f4   Introducing my new podcast all about Shakespeare! “If we wish to know the force of human genius, we should read Shakespeare. If we wish to see the insignificance of human learning, we may study his commentators.” William Hazlitt I want to talk to you about a man. A man with a grade-school education,... Continue Reading →

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