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Shrewd 'Shrew' subverts Shakespeare

Oct 4, 2013 6:00 AM

FEW Shakespearean plays trouble women more than The Taming of the Shrew. Despite it being a screwball comedy, it ends with the strong and independent Kate - the titular "shrew" - being starved and bullied into complete submission to her misogynistic husband Petruchio. Which woman would enjoy