Aphrodite After Therapy

“If music be the food of love, play on,” says Duke Orsino at the opening of Shakespeare’s comedy, Twelfth Night. He goes on to request his musicians give him such an excess of music that he may kill his appetite for it entirely. And with it, his yearning for Olivia, the woman who does not… Continue reading Aphrodite After Therapy

Hag-Seed by Margaret Atwood

Over three decades ago, she predicted America’s current tailspin. Now, she’s reconfigured Shakespeare’s The Tempest, setting it inside a prison where magic and revenge frolic. Margaret Atwood is a mischievous goddess. Atwood, Margaret. Hag-Seed. New York: Random House Audio, 2016. CD. Genre: fiction Summary: Felix Phillips dazzles audiences every year at the Makeshawig Theater Festival,… Continue reading Hag-Seed by Margaret Atwood