Caroline Bicks and Michelle Ephraim are Shakespeare professors, good friends, and parents trying to make it through the day. They've been blogging at Everyday Shakespeare for years, and have shared their unique brand of Bard Meets Life humor everywhere from the New York Times to McSweeney's Internet Tendency. Their book, Shakespeare, Not Stirred: Cocktails for Your Everyday Dramas is a collection of cocktail and hors d’oeuvre recipes connecting Shakespeare’s characters to life’s daily predicaments:
ABOUT THE AUTHORS
Caroline Bicks is Associate Professor of English at Boston College and is also on the faculty of the Bread Loaf School of English. Her creative nonfiction has been featured on NPR's "All Things Considered" and in the “Modern Love” column of the New York Times.
Michelle Ephraim is Associate Professor of English at Worcester Polytechnic Institute, where she teaches courses on Shakespeare, early modern drama, and creative writing. She’s the author of the book Reading the Jewish Woman on the Elizabethan Stage and articles on adultery, religious conversion, and other controversial matters in Shakespeare’s plays.
*This event is free and open to the public. To enter the signing line at this event, attendees must have purchased Shakespeare, Not Stirred: Cocktails for Your Everyday Dramas from Wellesley Books