Macbeth: Equivocation – A little bit of Analysis
Tonight’s homework is to write up one of the examples of Macbeth’s equivocation that we discussed in class today. You should include: An outline of what equivocation Macbeth is engaging in A quotation that supports …
Macbeth: Tracking Macbeth’s Internal Crisis
Locate, between Act 1, Scene 1 and Act 2, Scene 2, 5 quotes from Macbeth that give us some insight into his deteriorating state of mind. Make sure you include information about the context of …
Macbeth Act 1, Scene 7 – Vaulting Ambition
Exploring Macbeth’s early intentions in the play.
Macbeth Act 1; Scene 3, The Blasted Heath
Translation of Banquo’s insights into the witches’ intentions.
Macbeth: Act 1, Scene ii: Homework
We’ve launched into the reading of Macbeth with visceral vigour. Tonight’s homework is to translate the following (spoken by the bleeding and bloody Sargeant about the events in a recent battle) into contemporary English
Theme and Genre Study
We are pursuing a singular line of inquiry over the next two years, and as part of this it’s vital that we explore as many avenues in literature, philosophy and art that support the development of our understanding of the idea of ambition and the characters of those people who are driven by it.