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The time in between
Summer 2014

Prolific essayist Michel de Montaigne was introduced to England by translator John Florio, a journey of readers and literature traced by WSU English professor Will Hamlin.

Categories: English, History
Tags: Montaigne, England

One version of pastoral
Fall 2010

Shakespeare offers little in terms of convincing natural description. His Forest of Arden is praised for what it isn’t rather than what it is.

Categories: Literature
Tags: Pastoral, Shakespeare, Montaigne

Privacy and the Words of the Dead
Spring 2009
Do we violate the privacy of the dead when we read what they wrote for themselves? Maybe it depends on our purposes.
Categories: Literature
Tags: Privacy, Montaigne