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Eventually lead to tragedy

Being the bold and daring type, he was vocal in his opinions but did not openly challenge the norm of he school system. He was probably influenced by Keating’s non-conformist approach demonstrated by the event such as the “lesson on conformity” where the students walked in the courtyard to find their own way of walking. […]

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Reeducating King Lear’s Self Awareness

A paper which examines the role of the secondary characters in Shakespeare’s “King Lear”. RE-EDUCATING A KING: KING LEAR’S SELF-AWARENESS Halfway down Hangs one that gathers samphire, dreadful trade! Methinks he seems no bigger than his head: The fisherman that walk along the beach Appear like mice. Although this quote from Shakespeare’s King Lear is […]

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The tragedy of Death

In the scene Biff goes from fun and then on finding Willy out he goes into shock. When it starts to sink in, he becomes sad, and then angry at his father. Willy’s emotions go from happiness, to fear and then anger. The write creates conflict in this scene by Willy becoming angered at Biff […]

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“The Tradegy of Julius Caesar”

This paper discusses the elements of tragedy in Shakespeare’s “The Tradegy of Julius Caesar” Shakespeare wrote many tragedies, which included The Tragedy of Julius Caesar. He chose to take an important event in Roman history, the death of Julius Caesar to write a play for the Globe Theater in 1599. The people who lived during […]

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King Lear Analysis

INTRO •English poet, playwright, and actor •widely regarded as the greatest writer in the English language •unknown birthdate, baptised 26th April 1564, Warwickshire •arguably his most celebrated/complicated play •King Lear is written in the form of a tragedy. Structurally he gives up power and control and therefore dies low in status – all suffer because […]

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Discuss the elements that Miller borrowed from Greek Tragedy

‘A View from the Bridge’ is often described as a “Modern Greek Tragedy.” Discuss the elements that Miller borrowed from Greek Tragedy and how they are used to make the drama more  ffective. This play was based on a true story which Arthur Miller heard while working on the docks while living in a Brooklyn neighbourhood. A […]

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“Romeo and Juliet” Elements which makes Tragedy.

A paper which studies the elements which make Shakespeare’s “Romeo and Juliet” a tragedy “Romeo and Juliet” Shakespeare is a well known author who wrote in the 1500’s. Many of his plays are classified as tragedies. According to the Oxford dictionary of current English, a tragedy is described as a serious disaster or a sad […]

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