Monthly Archives: February 2010

Welcome to the Masquerade

If Shakespeare thought England circa 1600 was absurd, imagine what he would have thought of Persia in 400 BCE, or, for that matter Global Civilization 2010, where all the world is a wacky, crooked stage and all the people its drunken players. On the surface, the Megillah, the Scroll of Esther, reads like a suspenseful […]