September 27, 2005

Some Background for Merchant

In particular, from the firsts site that Anil pointed out in the previous entry, go to this page about the Merchant of Venice for links to some background on:

The settings: Venice and Belmont
Shylock and depictions of Jews (especially useful)
Legal comedy
Love and money
The music of the spheres?

Posted by tgus at September 27, 2005 11:10 AM