Philip Weller caricature
Philip and Weller hugging

Welcome to my web site, now under development for more than twenty years.   
-- Philip Weller, November 13, 1941 - February 1, 2021
Dr. Weller, an Eastern Washington University professor of English and Shakespearean scholar for more than 50 years.

Note to A Midsummer's Night Dream, 2.1.80: "With Ariadne and Antiopa?"


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A Midsummer's Night Dream,
Act 2, Scene 1, Line 80.
Ariadne: daughter of Minos, king of Crete. Having slain the Minotaur with her aid, Theseus fled Crete with her, but abandoned her on the voyage back to Athens. Antiopa: an Amazon queen captured by Theseus. Hippolyta, about to be married to Theseus, is a different Amazon queen.
Theseus with Antiopa
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