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The cure for boring Shakespeare!

Nov 29, 2018

Henry VI part 1 – Act 2 Scene 1, 2, 3
The historic loss of Orléans was too much to bear, therefore we will follow Talbot on a much more satisfying fantasy adventure.


Oct 20, 2018

Henry VI part 1 – Act I Scenes 3, 4, 5 (6)
It’s not looking good. Gloucester is locked out of the tower. Talbot returns from captivity, only to witness the English lose ground to the French led by Joan.


Sep 7, 2018

Henry VI part 1 – Act I Scene 2
Charles the Dauphin and his followers made a strong start, but their momentum falters at Orléans. Perhaps their siege needs a woman’s touch.


Aug 5, 2018

Henry VI part 1 – Act I Scene 1
At the foot of Henry V’s coffin, messengers deliver bad news from France. Winchester goes to the dark side.

Scott’s Law - Connecting the use of Thou vs. You with personal space.

  • “Character A might call Character B "thou" if and only if Character A would be allowed to step into...


Jul 7, 2018

Henry VI part 1 – Intro –
Is this Shakespeare? What’s Stylometry? Were there any famous Elizabethan pamphleteers? All of these questions, plus a recap of the previous (second) tetralogy, and more, in our introduction to part one of Henry VI.