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Because I am a Jew - The Truth Behind Shylock
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 16,700. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2017 by David Serero. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism
Delving into the history of The Merchant of Venice, this book addresses Shakespeare's only Jewish character: Shylock. This unique book treats several topics including the way Jews lived during Shakespeare's time, and how historical events and personal experiences effected how certain Jewish actors approached Shylock (From Jacob Adler, Anthony Sher to David Serero). Written by Alycia Oppenheim.
The Huldra Hostility
Series: Camp Lac Igam, Book 2. Price: $4.39 USD. Words: 89,520. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
(5.00)
After his adventures at Camp Lac Igam, Shy discovers both seelie and unseelie fey, watching... waiting. When he returns to the northwoods summer camp on the shores of Lake Superior, Shy discovers the depth of his friendships as the plotting of the evil Huldra builds, and threatens Shy, his friends, and possibly humanity itself. Will they succeed in their mission to rescue and return?
Glorious Goodwood Road
Price: Free! Words: 4,520. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Olivia is a teenager who tells her own story about her battle to fit into a culture, a society. She learns the nature of a well kept secret and her life is left in turmoil. Will she accept the fate that has shaped her life or will she fight to learn the truth about her own identity?
Shylock, the Roman: Honor and Irony in The Merchant of Venice
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,100. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2012. Categories: Essay » Literature
Shylock, the Roman explains Shakespeare’s The Merchant of Venice in light of the Renaissance ethos of ancient Roman honor and the tradition of ancient Rome’s festive comedy. This close reading of The Merchant of Venice illuminates Shakespearean comedy generally and provides a basis for understanding the logic of Shakespeare's artistry as a dramatist.
Shakespeare's Premiere of The Merchant of Venice
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 43,000. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2012. Categories: Plays » Shakespeare, Screenplays » Period piece
William Shakespeare's most problematic "problem play" solved for the first time! This adaptation answers many unsolved questions: What does the play mean? Why did Shakespeare write it as a comedy? What makes it funny? When did Shakespeare write the play? Why did he write the play? Why is the play so misunderstood? Was Shakespeare really anti-Semitic? Why is Shylock the hero?
The Fossegrimen Folly
Series: Camp Lac Igam, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,490. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
(4.57)
Shy didn't want to go to summer camp. Beyond the cabins in the trees and the new friendships, he discovers that Camp Lac Igam is different. Adventures and mythical creatures abound as Shy finds he has the ability to see through old fairy magic. As he gains friends and confidence, he starts down a path that leads to a fairy treasure, but not the type he expects. Can he and his new friends survive?