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Published on: June 17, 2016
Shakespeare and Politics
Shakespeare’s Civic Art and the Politics of Poetry

People tend to confine Shakespeare’s political thinking to the plays, with the sonnets being a sort of autobiographical love triangle. Not so. The sonnets are at the heart of his civic-minded poetic project.

Rebecca Burgess manages the Program on American Citizenship at the American Enterprise Institute.
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