Richard III Class 2.ppt - English 15 Fall 2019 Introduction to Shakespeare Richard III Lecture 2 Shakespeare Richard III Shakespeare Richard III Topics

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English 15, Fall 2019 Introduction to Shakespeare Richard III Lecture 2
Shakespeare Richard III
Shakespeare Richard III Topics 1. Shakespeare’s Language Richard III 2. Now is the winter of our discontent . . . 3. Richard as Lover 4. Richard as Protagonist 5. The Work of Conscience
Shakespeare Shakespeare’s Language Shakespeare’s Language
Shakespeare Shakespeare’s Language Shakespeare’s Language -Rhythmic - Elevated -Stylized
Shakespeare Shakespeare’s Language Shakespeare o r Hip Hop Qu iz (Akala, Shakespeare Hip Hop Company)
Shakespeare Shakespeare’s Language “I was not born under a rhyming planet” Much Ado About Nothing
Shakespeare Shakespeare’s Language “To destroy the beauty from which one came” Jay-Z
Shakespeare Shakespeare’s Language “The most benevolent king communicates through your dreams” Wu-Tang Clan
Shakespeare Shakespeare’s Language “This was the most unkindest cut of all” Julius Caesar
Shakespeare Shakespeare’s Language “He speaks plain cannon fire, and smoke and bounce” King John
Shakespeare Shakespeare’s Language “Maybe it’s hatred I spew” Eminem
Shakespeare Shakespeare’s Language “I’ll teach you how to flow” The Tempest
Shakespeare Shakespeare’s Language - Rhythmic Language -Elevated Language -Stylized Language
Shakespeare Shakespeare’s Language 1. Shakespeare’s Language Richard Now is the winter of our discontent Made glorious summer by this sun of York, And all the clouds that loured upon our house In the deep bosom of the ocean buried. Now are our brows bound with victorious wreaths, Our bruisèd arms hung up for monuments, Our stern alarums changed to merry meetings, Our dreadful marches to delightful measures . . .
Shakespeare Shakespeare’s Language Verse & Prose Poetry & “Normal” or “Regular” Speech (“Good heavens! For more than forty years I have been speaking prose without knowing it.” – Moliere, The Bourgeois Gentleman)
Shakespeare Shakespeare’s Language 1. Shakespeare’s Language Richard Now is the winter of our discontent Made glorious summer by this sun of York, And all the clouds that loured upon our house In the deep bosom of the ocean buried. Now are our brows bound with victorious wreaths, Our bruisèd arms hung up for monuments, Our stern alarums changed to merry meetings, Our dreadful marches to delightful measures . . .
Shakespeare Shakespeare’s Language 1. Shakespeare’s Language Second Murderer Faith, some certain dregs of conscience are yet within me . . . I’ll not meddle with it; it makes a man a coward. A man cannot steal, but it accuseth him; a man cannot swear, but it checks him; a man cannot lie with his neighbor’s wife, but it detects him. ’Tis a blushing shamefaced spirit that mutinies in a man’s bosom. It fills a man full of obstacles . . .

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