Consider Shakespeareâs treatment of romance in Much Ado About Nothing
Essay 2: 1500 words (30%)
Select ONE of the following topics:
is a giddy thing, and this is my conclusionâ (5.4.107). Consider the theme
of inconstancy in Shakespeareâs Much Ado About Nothing.
Shakespeareâs treatment of romance in Much
Ado About Nothing
the concept of “comedy
of menace” in relation to
the dramatic content of âThe Roomâ
and/or âThe Dumb Waiterâ
4. âPinterâs theatre is a theatre of language: it is from the words
and their rhythm that the suspense,
dramatic tension, laughter
and tragedy spring.â Discuss âThe Roomâ and/or âThe Dumb Waiterâ
in the light of this
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