Tuesday, 10 November 2015

5 Writers Who Really Hated Shakespeare

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On Monday, September 29, 1662, the English diarist Samuel Pepys attended a performance of Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream in London - and he left far from impressed. In his dislike of Shakespeare, Pepys was by no means alone. Despite being widely seen as one of the greatest English writers, a number of literary giants have also expressed their hatred of his work.

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