Act V, scenes i, iii, and v - The demise of Lady Macbeth

English Literature

GCSE

WJEC

20m 53s
This tutorial examines the significance of the death of Lady Macbeth? Tutorial summary: Analysis of key quotations and comparison to Act II, exploring the symbolism of Lady Macbeth’s madness. Analysis of Macbeth’s reaction to her death, including multiple interpretations. Exploration of structural decision that her death take place off stage: possible adherence to tragic unity – or symbolism of her weakness at the end of the play.

Tutors:

Miss Stella Vassiliou

Miss Catherine Hartley