Public Talk: "The Merchant of Venice" Today

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Public Talk: "The Merchant of Venice" Today

Dartmouth Professor Susannah Heschel offers a primer on the Bard’s great dramedy and its relevance today.

Monday, June 25, 2018
Top of the Hop, Hopkins Center for the Arts
Intended Audience(s): Public
Categories: Arts, Lectures & Seminars

Drawing on themes explored in their widely popular Dartmouth College course on Jews in Modern Europe, Professor of Religion Susannah Heschel and Professor of English Patricia McKee offer a primer on Shakespeare's "The Merchant of Venice" and its relevance today. The talk relates to performances June 26-28 of a new, site-specific production of "The Merchant of Venice' staged in Dartmouth's BEMA Outdoor Amphitheater by the New York- and Italy-based Compagnia de' Colombari.

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