In 1603, a plague caused the theatres to close and dramatists Thomas Dekker and Thomas Middleton focused their artistic efforts on writing pamphlets chronicling world events they witnessed. Regina Buccola—professor, author, and scholar in residence at Chicago Shakespeare Theatre—walks us through the pamphlets and their lasting significance.
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Presented in partnership with Lemont Public Library.
Event Type(s): Common Connection, Adult Program, Arts and Culture, History, Online Program