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Shakespeare Goes to School: Charlotte M. Yonge's Edition of Henry IV, Part I
The Batson Shakespeare Society at Wheaton College presents “Shakespeare Goes to School: Charlotte M. Yonge’s Edition of Henry IV, Part I,” a lecture by Dr. Tim Larsen on Thursday, October 19, 2023 at 7:00 PM.
With performances from Mark Lewis and Zac Chastain. The bestselling Victorian novelist, Charlotte Mary Yonge, edited, introduced, and annotated an edition of Shakespeare’s Henry IV, Part I for Church of England schools. Building upon Molly G. Yarn’s pioneering Shakespeare’s ‘Lady Editors’ (2022), this lecture will offer the first sustained exploration of Yonge’s editorial choices. The complacent dismissiveness of bowdlerized editions will be questioned and challenged. ... view more »
Free and open to the public.