All posts tagged: The Boar’s Head

Shakespeare 400: ‘let us tribute bring’

Image: Illustration from Richard Foulkes, The Shakespeare Tercentenary of 1864 With just over two weeks until the 400th anniversary of William Shakespeare’s death on 23 April 1616, Professor Sir Brian Vickers, one of the UK’s most distinguished Shakespearian scholars, takes a historical look at celebrations marking the literary giant’s birth and death. In the Victorian […]