Shakespeare: to illuminate the mind and warm the heart

When: Thursday, October 17 – 10:00 to noon (1 session)

Where: Wynyard Showground Hall

Presenter: Danny Crothers

Hundreds of quotations from Shakespeare such as “good riddance” and “one fell swoop” are used every day. We’ll put those into context and look at gems in the less popular plays. We’ll consider his contribution to the English language – how many of his new words are still used? What about those who say Shakespeare wasn’t Shakespeare? And what happened to his library?