Shakespeare's Cleopatra 'a better role model for girls than Kim Kardashian'



Young women should ditch role models such as reality star Kim Kardashian West in favour of Shakespeare's heroine Cleopatra, a leading private school headteacher has said.
Jane Lunnon, from Wimbledon High School in west London, said teenagers could learn more about projecting a positive self-image by studying the female lead in Shakespeare's tragedy than by following the social media posts of the American selfie queen.
History has depicted Cleopatra as a great beauty, befitting a Queen of Egypt who seduced Julius Caesar and his rival, Mark Antony.
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5 October 2016 in Regional East, Views: 34
Source: Belper News
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