Download e-book for kindle: "Resolution and the Briefest End" Suicide in Shakespeare's by Ra'ed AL-Qassas

By Ra'ed AL-Qassas

ISBN-10: 1453896546

ISBN-13: 9781453896549

Suicide is prime by way of characters achieving a kingdom of immortality in Shakespeare's tragedies, and in solution and the Briefest finish: Suicide in Shakespeare's Tragedies, Ra'ed AL-Qassas reviews this concept in nice aspect. devoted to sparking a renewed curiosity in those performs, and resuscitating a selected tragedy that has been missed for a few years, specifically Timon of Athens, he specializes in the psychology of the Shakespearean hero, which brings into play a latest appreciation of the Bard's works. Imprisoned in the back of collage partitions, Christopher Marlowe's works have hence pale away, whereas Shakespeare's performs are a great deal alive due to their suicidal content material, an element that has consistently intrigued and involved audiences during the a while. What makes this ebook such a fascinating learn is that the writer has detected 3 styles of suicide in Hamlet, Macbeth, King Lear, Timon of Athens, Othello, and Julius Caesar, which he classifies as nihilistic, emotional, and redemptive. This concept scary research provides a brand new and hugely unique method of taking a look at Shakespeare's tragedies. specified, informative, and precious of notice, this booklet is either academic and an excellent excitement to read.

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