Shakespeare and Violence
Shakespeare's last plays present a world in which human violence appears analogous to violence in the natural world, and both kinds of violence are shown as aspects of a world subject to chance and accident. This book is the first to examine the development of Shakespeare's representations of violence and to explain their importance in shaping his career as a dramatist."--BOOK JACKET.
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Introduction Exterminate all the brutes
Shakespeares culture of violence
Shakespeare and the display of violence
Plays and movies Richard III and Romeo and Juliet
Shakespeare on war King John to Henry V
Violence Renaissance tragedy and Hamlet
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