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Jersey Limon is dead. The director of the Gdańsk Shakespeare Theater is 70 years old

Professor Jersey Limon is an English linguist, historian, translator of English literature, playwright and writer. He was considered an outstanding expert in the era of Shakespeare and Elizabeth. As an academic lecturer, he is associated with the University of Gdańsk. Author of about 10 books and about 80 articles and reviews printed in Poland, Great Britain (“Shakespeare Survey”), Germany and the United States (“Shakespeare Quarterly”). He compiled 120 entries for the Great PWN Encyclopedia.

As a co-founder, he co-founded and became chairman of the Theater Cadence Foundation, which works to rebuild the Shakespeare Theater in Ghodansk and organizes the annual Theater – Shakespeare Festival. He was also the co-founder of the Sopot Forum for the Integration of Science, Culture and the Arts “Sphinx”.