Emily Dickinson's Shakespeare
Activity: Talk or presentation types › Invited talk
Dr Paraic Finnerty (Speaker), 26 May 2016
Dr. Páraic Finnerty, professor of English and American Literature at University of Portsmouth in the United Kingdom, clarifies the essential role that Shakespeare had in Emily Dickinson’s life by locating her allusions to his writings within a nineteenth-century American context. In the process, he throws new light on Shakespeare’s multifaceted presence in Dickinson’s world: in education, theater, newspapers, public lectures, reading clubs, and literary periodicals.
26 May 2016
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