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The Taming of the Shrew by William Shakespeare.Book Review by the-library-and-step-on-it

So. Many. Puns.And yes, the “taming” does get very uncomfortable considering contemporary ideas about gender equality, and this play doesn’t really have as much to offer as some of Shakespeare’s other comedies like As You Like It or Much Ado About Nothing.…So many puns though.
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The Taming of the Shrew by William Shakespeare.
Book Review by the-library-and-step-on-it

So. Many. Puns.

And yes, the “taming” does get very uncomfortable considering contemporary ideas about gender equality, and this play doesn’t really have as much to offer as some of Shakespeare’s other comedies like As You Like It or Much Ado About Nothing.



So many puns though.

Find more reviews here.

posted 8 months ago with 11 notes

  1. of-a-toast-and-tea said: I have this pet idea of a really, really dark production of ‘shrew that starts out really light and fun and just gets deliberately darker and darker as it descends into horrific domestic abuse. It would be an honest contemporary interpretation…
  2. bookphile said: you should totally post some puns
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