Menu

15 Lies They Tell You at Graduation

By Emma W.May 18, 2016
I have to confess: I love graduation speeches. They are corny—yes—but I love their optimism, their buoyancy, their excitement, their belief. Graduation speeches... More  →
15 Lies They Tell You at Graduation

Which Shakespearean Career Would You Have?

By Elaine AtwellMay 17, 2016
Few decisions are more important than the choice of how you'll be spending forty hours a week for the rest of your... More  →
Which Shakespearean Career Would You Have?

If Shakespeare Got Lazy

By Emma W.May 16, 2016

We all have our "off days"—days we're feeling tired, uninspired, perpetually hungry, apathetic, pissed at the world. Shakespeare must... More  →

If Shakespeare Got Lazy

Who Is Your Shakespearean Alter-Ego?

By Kalina CiokApril 11, 2016
It’s inevitable. You *WILL* study Shakespeare at some point in your education. If you’re already past that point, hopefully you had a... More  →
Who Is Your Shakespearean Alter-Ego?

How Would You Die in a Shakespeare Play?

By ElodieMarch 31, 2016
Guys, I want a Shakespearean death scene. In all likelihood, I’m going to die as I lived—in bed, watching Netflix, pantsless and... More  →
How Would You Die in a Shakespeare Play?

Why Does Everyone Love Mercutio?

By Emily BrownMarch 4, 2016
Last week I chatted about why I think Juliet Capulet is a total badass. In this week's installment of Emily's Overbearing Opinions About Shakespeare... More  →
Why Does Everyone Love Mercutio?

Shakespearean Characters' College Majors

By Kelly HoffmacherFebruary 29, 2016
Hamlet: Philosophy. Favorite course: Existentialism and the Meaning of Life. To be or not to be? Hamlet wants answers! Known by professors to read... More  →
Shakespearean Characters' College Majors

17 Shakespeare Plays Summed Up by a Single Taylor Swift Lyric

By Emma W.February 25, 2016

Shakespeare is everywhere. I mean probably 99% of the idioms that leave your mouth on any give day were coined by a

... More  →
17 Shakespeare Plays Summed Up by a Single Taylor Swift Lyric