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Original Essays | September 15, 2014

Lois Leveen: IMG Forsooth Me Not: Shakespeare, Juliet, Her Nurse, and a Novel

There's this writer, William Shakespeare. Perhaps you've heard of him. He wrote this play, Romeo and Juliet. Maybe you've heard of it as well. It's... Continue »
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    Juliet's Nurse

    Lois Leveen 9781476757445


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The Stranger by Albert Camus
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trublubabbe, November 12, 2006

This was one of the first books I read that started to open my eyes to something beyond conventional theology. It's an easy read with Camus's philosophy of existentialism embedded in it. It was orginially a little hard for me to undestand why the main character was so empathetic towards everything that was happening to him in the book. But after learning about Camus's philosophy on existentialism I read it again and found the book very real to human existence.
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