Rediscovering Shakespeare

The Tragedies
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Author(s): Matthew Wagner
Genre: Language Arts
Imprint: Modern Scholar
eAudio - unabridged
Audio (4.97 hours)
Product Number: Z05730
Released: Dec 30, 2013
Business Term: Purchase MultiUse
ISBN: #9781470320393
Narrator/s: Hailey R. Carter
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A greater emphasis on situations than characters (this numbs the audience's connection to the characters, so that when characters experience misfortune, the audience still finds it laughable) A struggle of young lovers to overcome difficulty, often presented by elders Separation and re-unification Deception among characters (especially mistaken identity) A clever servant Disputes between characters, often within a family Multiple, intertwining plots Use of all styles of comedy (slapstick, puns, dry humour, earthy humour, witty banter, practical jokes) Pastoral element (courtly people living an idealized, rural life), originally an element of Pastoral Romance, exploited by Shakespeare for his comic plots and often parodied therein for humorous effects Happy Ending

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CD
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Author(s): Matthew Wagner
Narrator(s): Hailey R. Carter
Genre: Language Arts
Product Number UC0053
Released: Dec 20, 2013
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781470320386

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