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Can Shakespeare Rescue Syria’s ‘Lost’ Generation?

Posted in Influence, Performance with tags on 2014/02/26 by mattermind

This blog is not just about Shakespeare and his works, but also about the impact both he and his works have had on the world.

In that spirit, I am most moved by this PIECE in the Christian Science Monitor about one man’s courageous attempt to make a real difference in the lives of others using Shakespeare.

Syria is a hot-button issue these days. Regardless where you or I stand, we probably both agree that too many innocent people get caught up in forces beyond their control or understanding.

It takes compassion and selflessness to step into the void and try to help the most vulnerable. But rather than listen to me, why not click on the LINK and find out for yourself.

You won’t be disappointed.