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Introduction to Tragedy

Tragic Drama Quotations (Sophocles & Shakespeare)

Notes on King Lear

The following handouts provide notes on Lear but focus on how to make use of the notes ie focus on study approaches as well as the text itself.

King Lear seminar exercise (on how to organise material to write an essay on Lear).

Lear seminar exercise sample answer ie showing one way to organise material when writing an essay.

Lear presentation exercise – things to think about when writing a presentation.

Lear presentation – sample answer showing how you might construct a presentation script.

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