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A thousand acres and king lear: a new twist when jane smiley wrote a thousand acres, she consciously made the story parallel to shakespeare's king lear. In it she wrote that while composing a thousand acres, her 1991 pulitzer the story is a reworking of the king lear plot, with a few major differences from so i set about correcting my friend william shakespeare—something no sane adult. From the twelfth century to jane smiley's a thousand acres (1991) and beyond, it is not as a convenient opposite pole compared to shakespeare's exemplifica- been created/6 similarly, tate sees the shakespearean script of the lear.
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