Tuesday, July 12, 2011

Question of the Day

A perennial favorite: What are you reading?

This week I'm digging into Contested Will by James Shapiro. Mr. Shapiro looks into the many speculations about who really wrote all those plays credited to William Shakespeare.
MESSENGER: I see, lady, the gentleman is not in your books.
BEATRICE: No an he were, I would burn my study.
-- Much Ado About Nothing.