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A Certain William (print) by Leanore Lieblein

A collection of plays in English translation by some of Francophone Canada's most distinguished playwrights, chronicling their fraught and changing relationship with Shakespeare, these plays emerge from a context in which language is tied to both personal and political identity.

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A Certain William (print)

Lyrical, farcical, or playful, deeply ironic or deeply tragic, these plays engage Shakespeare with anger and with love in their quest for nationhood, human dignity, social justice, and artistic agency.

Hamlet, Prince of Québec by Robert Gurik, translated by Leanore Lieblein
Lear by Jean-Pierre Ronfard, translated by Linda Gaboriau
Shakespeare's The Merchant of Venice in Auschwitz by Tibor Egervari, translated by Annick Léger
Saved from the Waters, written and translated by Daphné Thompson
The Maleceet Hamlet by Yves-Sioui Durand & J.F. Messier, translated by Henry Gauthier
Burger Love by Larry Tremblay, translated by Keith Turnbull

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Title A Certain William (print)
ISBN 13 9780887547317
Genre Anthology, Drama, Quebec Writers
Contributor(s) Leanore Lieblein
Contributor 3 N/A
Contributor 4 N/A
Agent Please contact Playwrights Canada Press for more information about production rights.
Year 2009

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