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Who edited Shakespeare?

Much nonsense is talked about Shakespeare not writing his plays, but more interesting questions remain: who edited the First Folio? And were substantial changes made? Sometime in 1623, seven years after Shakespeare’s death, the actors John Heminges and Henry Condell published Mr William Shakespeares Comedies, Histories, & Tragedies – what we now know…

Thailand bans ‘Macbeth’ adaptation

Thai censors have banned a film based on William Shakespeare’s “Macbeth”, saying the tale could sow “disunity” in the politically divided kingdom. In the play, a power-hungry general kills the King of Scotland to take the throne for himself. “The committee agreed that the film ‘Shakespeare Must Die’ contains material causing disunity in…

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