What can you learn from Shakespeare’s heroines?
Kim Kardashian West might be today's leading lady, but teenage girls could learn a lot more from Shakespeare's heroines, a head teacher has claimed.
Jane Lunnon, head of Wimbledon High School, says Shakespeare's Cleopatra, Beatrice, Rosalind and Viola are far better role models.
So what did William Shakespeare's heroines know that might help teenagers today?
The heroines on Mrs Lunnon's list have one thing in common.
They were all underestimated, says Erica Whyman, deputy artistic director of the Royal Shakespeare Company (RSC).
"What ties together all of these characters is that they... read more
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