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shakespeare and the stars

Thu, Jan 19, 2017 at 1:00 pm

Shakespeare and .... Astrology?

Yes, the worldview of Shakespeare's time includes the spheres of the planets, and so it's not surprising that his wonderful works are filled with references to the Sun, Moon, stars, planets, and other celestial objects and phenomena.  Educator, speaker, and writer Priscilla Costello provides fascinating insight on the bard's use of planetary symbolism to create his most memorable characters.