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Coming Soon: Noir Macbeth!

Posted in Macbeth with tags , , , on 2014/01/15 by mattermind




A host of A-list writers, including Margaret Atwood, have been tapped to “reimagine” Shakespeare: LINK

Norway’s greatest literary export, Jo Nesbø, is set to venture into his darkest setting yet after being commissioned to retell Macbeth.

“A thriller about the struggle for power, set both in a gloomy, stormy crime noir-like setting and in a dark, paranoid human mind,” said Nesbø of Macbeth. “… No, it does not feel too far from home.”