English 366C, Section F01
: Shakespeare's Comedies and Romances >
A Midsummer Night's Dream
> Some models
: Some models
Roman New Comedy
and the lovers' quadrille
How does the
differ from Plautine comedy?
An office of revels:
flatter or criticize the Court?
, virgin queens and amazon queens
a political play?
: "A Lamentable Tragedy, Mixed full of Pleasant Mirth"
Why the fifth act of the Dream? The plots are all resolved.
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