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Richard III - William Shakespeare
Richard III
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In Richard III, Shakespeare invites us on a moral holiday. The early part of the play draws its readers to identify with Richard and thereby to participate in a fantasy of total control of self and domination of others. We begin to be pulled into the fantasy in the play's opening speech, where... show more
In Richard III, Shakespeare invites us on a moral holiday. The early part of the play draws its readers to identify with Richard and thereby to participate in a fantasy of total control of self and domination of others. We begin to be pulled into the fantasy in the play's opening speech, where Richard presents himself as an enterprising, self-made villain and offers an elaborate justification for this self-renovation. He then confides to us his plans to dispose of his first victim, his brother Clarence, who is already being taken to prison as a result of Richard's plots.  

źródło opisu: Folger Shakespeare Library
źródło okładki: Simon & Schuster
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Format: papier
ISBN: 9780743482844
Publisher: Simon & Schuster Paperbacks
Pages no: 432
Edition language: English
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4.0 Richard III / William Shakespeare
If ever there was a monarch who should have ended up buried under a car park, it is Shakespeare’s Richard III, “that bottled spider.” I attended a performance of the play by Calgary’s Shakespeare Company and Richard was embodied by Haysam Kadri, who played Macbeth masterfully last year. He plays ...
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