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Inspired by “Hamlet Goes to the Supreme Court”
Since 1994, Supreme Court Justices have participated in mock trials that explore the U.S. legal system by way of Shakespearean drama. In 2007, the Kennedy ...
John Everett Millais’s painting "Ophelia" (1851–1852)
In Act 4, Scene 7, Gertrude relates the details of Ophelia's tragic death (which occurs off stage) to Ophelia's brother, Laertes. Over the years, Ophelia's drowning has been the subject of several important paintings. Most famous, perhaps, is Vic...