Macbeth

Literature Reviews

Ngaio Marsh: Light Thickens

“Duncan is in his grave; After life’s fitful fever he sleeps well; Treason has done his worst: nor steel, nor poison, Malice domestic, foreign levy, nothing, Can touch him further. […] Ere the bat hath flown His cloister’d flight, ere to black Hecate’s summons The shard-borne beetle with his drowsy hums Hath rung night’s yawning […]

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Holiday Splurge 2015

11:30 pm 3 January 2016 Holiday Splurge Themis-Athena’s Garden of Books The way things have been shaping up in the recent couple of months, the holiday season ending today was most likely my last real reprieve from fairly major (not to say time-consuming and persistent) work-related unpleasantness for the foreseeable future.   This being the […]

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“The HandleBards”: William Shakespeare’s Macbeth (The Dell, Stratford-upon-Avon, June 14, 2014)

6:25 pm 18 June 2014 “The HandleBards”: William Shakespeare’s Macbeth (The Dell, Stratford-upon-Avon, June 14, 2014) Themis-Athena’s Garden of Books Shakespeare done differently … but I think he’d approve and be as royally entertained as the rest of us – these guys are a total riot!   The HandleBards: 4 guys touring all of England […]

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Finding Shakespeare / The Shakespeare Birthplace Trust: Macbeth in Scots

url 12:38 am 1 December 2013 Finding Shakespeare / The Shakespeare Birthplace Trust: Macbeth in Scots Themis-Athena’s Garden of Books … in honour of St. Andrews Day 2013. We’re getting into the Scottish mood this week for St. Andrew’s Day on Saturday 30 November. Inspired by a translation of Macbeth into modern Scots by R.L.C. […]

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