None of the women in Macbeth are particularly pleasant, as we can probably tell from Lady Macbeth’s cunning and the Witches’ deceit. Lady Macduff – a minor character – is the only morally decent woman, but she doesn’t get much screen (or stage) time.Read More »
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Analysing 4 key quotations in Macbeth
As expected, a lot of you have requested more content on Macbeth. I’m pleased to hear that the posts on ambition and the supernatural have been helpful, so here’s another set of close reading analysis on 4 other important quotations from the play.
Reading Macbeth with psychoanalytic theory
It’s probably fair to say that there’s more than enough literary criticism written on Macbeth, but among the plethora of Macbeth lit crit I’ve come across, I’ve noticed two dominant critical approaches to reading the play, which are historicism and feminism.Read More »