Daily Archives: May 13, 2019

David Bruce: William Shakespeare’s THE TWO GENTLEMEN OF VERONA: A Discussion Guide — Act 2, Scenes 5-7

— 2.5 — On a street in Verona, Speed, the servant of Valentine, and Launce, the servant of Proteus, met. They knew each other well enough to exchange friendly insults and to play jokes on each other. Speed knew that … Continue reading

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David Bruce: Lloyd Alexander’s THE BLACK CAULDRON: A Discussion Guide Author’s Note and Chapter 1

Author’s Note What are the author’s reasons for the “darker thread” running through this book, the second volume of the Chronicles of Prydain? Quite simply, although this is a book for children, it addresses important themes. Mr. Alexander writes, Although … Continue reading

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