“Why I do trifle thus with his despair is done to cure it” – The History of King Lear, Act IV.5 Continue reading A Defense Of The Mock Trial Scene In “The History Of King Lear”
“So Grendel waged his lonely war, inflicting constant cruelties on the people, atrocious hurt. He took over Heorot, haunted the glittering hall after dark, but the throne itself, the treasure-seat, he was kept from approaching; he was the Lord’s outcast.” – “Beowulf,” Lines 164-169 Continue reading An Analysis Of The Roles Of Kings In “Beowulf”
“Hath not a Jew…warmed and cooled by the same winter and summer as a Christian is?” – “The Merchant of Venice,” Act III.1 Continue reading Should The Modern Audience Reimagine Shakespeare’s Most Notorious Character?
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“There she shook the holy water from her heavenly eyes” – The History Of King Lear, Act IV.3a Continue reading In Opposition To Cordelia’s Death In “The History Of King Lear”
A character study of an all-too-human Lego figure from “The Lego Movie.” Continue reading What’s Fascinating About Metal-Beard’s Humanity