SHAKESPEARE: Essay Writing Topics

English_Master March 23, 2016 No Comments
SHAKESPEARE Shakespeare’s plays form one of literature’s greatest lega­cies. His plays are divided into comedies, histories and trag­edies. Shakespeare plays have spawned thousands of perform­ances, adaptations and films. From famous tragedies like “Macbeth” and “King Lear” to tragic love stories such as “Romeo and Juliet” to epic historic plays like “Antony and Cleopatra”, they enlighten, sadden, teach and most important of all, entertain any reader, spectator or learner. His Biography: Ironically enough, the very existence of the great Shake­speare is not a concrete fact, but an issue about which there is much argument. But there are documents to prove the exist­ence of a person called Shakespeare, all of a legal or financial nature, not related in any way to his profession as an author of great works of art. William was born in 1564. This is known from the earli­est record of his life; his baptism which happened on Wednes­day, April the 26th, 1564. From this record, it is assumed he was born in 1564. Similarly by knowing the baptism date, it is guessed that he was born three days earlier on St. George’s day, though there is no conclusive proof of this. There is great conjecture about Shakespeare’s childhood years, especially regarding his education. It is surmised by...
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