Monday, October 5: Michal Zechariah on “Emotional Obduracy in The Merchant of Venice”


Please join the Renaissance Workshop

Monday, October 5th when

Michal Zechariah

PhD Candidate, English

University of Chicago

presents the paper:

“Emotional Obduracy in The Merchant of Venice

MONDAY, October 5th


(Co-Sponsored with Affect and Emotions Workshop)


Password: 177074

This paper, to be read in advance, will be distributed to the Renaissance Workshop mailing list and is available on our website with the password “obduracy”.

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Image: Richard Westall, Shylock Rebuffing Antonio. 1795.