The Other William Shakespeare(s)

Shakespeare is a big name- probably one of the best-known authors in the English-speaking world (I don’t want to be presumptuous, but I’d like to think he’s also fairly popular in the non-English-speaking world as well). But of course, he’s not the only William Shakespeare to ever contribute to humanity. There are undoubtedly many William (Will, Bill, Billy) Shakespeares out there who should be recognized … Continue reading The Other William Shakespeare(s)

One of my New Favorite People

Quick quiz question: Which great character of history was born in 1872, got his Ph.D. from Oxford, and is Scottish? I’ll give you a hint: he’s Scottish. Also fictional. Still can’t guess? It is my new favorite person, Henry Jones Sr., father of the insanely famous archaeologist Indiana Jones (aka Henry Jones Jr.) On the list of reasons why I like him: he’s a professor … Continue reading One of my New Favorite People