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Shakespeare Poem #93467

ABC Evening News for Friday, Nov 29, 1985
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Richard Threlkeld

(Oxford, England) Question of authenticity of poem discovered by Oxford Univ. scholar Gary Taylor and thought to have been written by William Shakespeare discussed. [Actor Tony CHURCH - reads work; notes his excitement over find.] [TAYLOR - doesn't believe poem is a masterpiece; explains.] [Prof. Edward TAYLER - believes poem was written by hack, not Shakespeare.] [CHURCH - conts. reading.] [TAYLER - conts. analysis.] [CHURCH - reads.] [TAYLER - thinks work is pathetic.] [TAYLOR - hypothesizes Shakespeare's reaction.] "Romeo and Juliet" quoted.
REPORTER: John Laurence

Laurence, John;
Threlkeld, Richard

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