Deciphering Shakespeare in Love

‘Shakespeare in Love’ is a wonderful film, but as far as historical accuracy is concerned, it’s almost total bunkum from beginning to end.

In my reading around Shakespeare and the Elizabethan theatre, I’ve come across references to the film Shakespeare in Love to illustrate a point, and I wondered if the writers realised that, as far as historical accuracy is concerned, the film is almost total bunkum from…

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Pauline Montagna

Pauline Montagna

Writer and Self-Publisher. Author of The Slave, Suburban Terrors and Not Wisely but Too Well. You’ll find my books on Smashwords and me on Facebook and Twitter.