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Lecture: Attracted to Ill Humors, or What Hope for Shakespeare’s Cachexic Couples? | Thurs., May 18, 5:30pm

The University of Iowa History of Medicine Society invites you to a lecture by Kirilka Stavrena, Professor of English at Cornell College.

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Kirilka Stavrena

 Attracted to Ill Humors, or What Hope for Shakespeare’s Cachexic Couples? 

Professor Stavrena will explore the relationships of Hamlet and Ophelia from Hamlet and Katherina and Petruchio from The Taming of the Shrew.

Thursday, May 18
5:30pm-6:30pm
2117 MERF (Medical Education and Research Facility)

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