Extra Credit King Lear Opportunities


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A Thousand Acres, by Jane Smiley


A dissertation on costumes for //King Lear// (dress like a character from Lear on 10/31/11)
more on costumes: Elizabethan outfits/dressing


the 4 humors:
Humour
Season
Element
Organ
Qualities
Ancient name
Modern
MBTI
Ancient characteristics
Blood
spring
air
liver
warm & moist
sanguine
artisan
SP
courageous, hopeful, amorous
Yellow bile
summer
fire
gall bladder
warm & dry
choleric
idealist
NF
easily angered, bad tempered
Black bile
autumn
earth
spleen
cold & dry
melancholic
guardian
SJ
despondent, sleepless, irritable
Phlegm
winter
water
brain/lungs
cold & moist
phlegmatic
rational
NT
calm, unemotional
(from Humorism)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Humorism