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Brevity is the soul of wit, but “Wit” encompasses more in less

Originally announced by the character Polonius in William Shakespeare’s tragedy “Hamlet”, this phrase is reiterated by main character Dr. Vivian Bearing in the one-act play “Wit” by Margaret Edson. Dr. Bearing (played by actor Rasool Jahan) is an esteemed professor of English Literature forced to re-address her life when diagnosed with terminal ovarian cancer. Agreeing… Read More ›