Our very own Coffee With Kenobi co-host, Dan Z, has a new blog posted over on the Official Site. The latest installment of Dan’s Studying Skywalkers series examines the shared motifs found in the works of William Shakespeare and the Star Wars Saga.

You can find Dan’s latest blog – Studying Skywalkers: Shared Motifs in Star Wars and Shakespeareright here.

If you’ve missed previous installments, you can catch up here.

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  1. Melinda
    September 1, 2014 at 10:19 Reply

    Now that I have a bit of a breather in my schedule (notice I said “bit” lol), I finally was able to make it over to the official Star Wars site to read Dan’s latest blog. As usual, it was insightful — and an enjoyable read! 🙂 I can’t wait for the next one!

  2. Melinda
    September 1, 2014 at 10:20 Reply

    By the way, did Cory create the accompanying artwork? Nice job! 🙂

    1. Lisa
      September 1, 2014 at 13:29 Reply

      The illustrations are from Ian Doescher’s book ‘William Shakespeare’s Star Wars.’

  3. lovelucas
    September 3, 2014 at 12:48 Reply

    I really see Othello in Palpatine’s relationship with Anakin….always whispering in his ear those sinister suggestions of the similarities with Jedi and Sith; implying the Jedi don’t trust Anakin and have their own agenda; even muddying up his love for Padmé, creating then feeding the paranoia.
    Enjoyed your Shakespeare parallels immensely and thanks for putting them in writing, where it really counts.

  4. Dan Z & Cory Clubb
    September 3, 2014 at 13:22 Reply

    Thank you, everybody! Very gracious of you all.

    -Dan Z

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