Tag: Monarchy

The Netflix Queen

“Royal watching of the House of Windsor in multiple media across the world never disappears from public view.”

Shakespeare in 2016

Over the last four centuries, we’ve reinvented Shakespeare to suit our purposes, much as Shakespeare borrowed from his past to do the same.1 2016 commemorates the four hundredth anniversary of ...

The Persistence of Monarchy

“It is a mistake to think that the British monarchy persists only as an anachronistic institution, grafted awkwardly if beguilingly onto our modern celebrity-obsessed culture.”