Bottles and Babes!

In recent years, many of my courses have either assigned or showcased “remixed” literature. When I was in High School, we watched a movie that took Romeo & Juliet and changed the setting from Shakespearian Era to Verona Beach. It really helped me understand Shakespeare’s original play at a deeper level. This is because I… Read more Bottles and Babes!

Not you too, Othello!

It’s really sad to sit here, reading about Othello and watch him fall victim to the grasps of male insecurity. To be honest, I’m sure this guy was a Beast. Absolute stud. Fictional or not, he was a handsome fella. As a High School student I couldn’t care less about these stories and the intricate… Read more Not you too, Othello!

What if Grendel vs. Beowulf was Mediated by Dr. Phil?

Disclaimer: I may or may not have gotten a bit carried away with this. All jokes aside, I had always wondered what a *civil* conversation between Grendel and Beowulf would have looked like. This “skit” (or whatever you’d like to call it) was written to take place of the fight between Beowulf and Grendel. It’s… Read more What if Grendel vs. Beowulf was Mediated by Dr. Phil?


Boo lame title. I was unable to attend Monday’s session due to my overlapping courses, but if it was anything like Wednesday I’m pretty bummed out. While there were only a few of us, it was a very insightful conversation. For the first 30 minutes or so, we danced around the topic of gender. One… Read more Beo-flection