Tag: Shakespeare

Othello, The Moor of Venice Study Guide and Summary

Plot Summary: Brief description of the plot of Othello, including important action. A good first step, before reading the original text. Characters: Review the role of each character in the drama, including the definition cite character and motivations of the main characters. Characters Analysis: Critical essay by influential Shakespeare scholar and commentator William Hazlitt, discussing all […]


‘Macbeth’ Study Guide Macbeth Summary King Duncan hears of Macbeth’s heroics at war and bestows the title Thane of Cawdor on him. The current Thane of Cawdor has been deemed a traitor and the king orders that he be killed. The Three Witches Unaware of this, Macbeth and Banquo meet three witches on a heath […]