English 366B, Section S02
: Shakespeare's Histories and Tragedies >
: Character and Role
Act 5: Character and Role Again
The Aumerle episode: melodrama (5.2-3)?
Richard's final aria: "Thus play I in one person many people" (5. 5. 31).
Poet or King?
The manner of his death.
Henry IV: traitor, enigma or hero?
Does the play present a particular attitude to the use of power?
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