Remainder of Act V - The demise of Macbeth

English Literature

GCSE

Edexcel

14m 24s
Two of the key questions explored in this tutorial are, firstly, how does Shakespeare juxtapose Malcolm and Macbeth and secondly how does Shakespeare depict Macbeth’s madness in Act V? Tutorial summary. Recap of tragic genre and analysis of hubris and anagnorisis. Exploration of structure, considering why Shakespeare uses short scenes here.

Tutors:

Miss Stella Vassiliou

Miss Catherine Hartley