Click on the button above to access a booklet of extracts to help students explore the context of...
Wider Reading Booklet for Romeo and Juliet
Click on the link abovet o access a booklet of extracts to help students explore the context of Romeo and Juliet. Most of the articles are taken from the excellent British Library website. The booklet includes the following:
- An introduction to Shakespearean Tragedy
- Daughters in Shakespeare: dreams, duty and defiance
- Character analysis: Romeo and Juliet in Act 2, Scene 2 – Part 1
- Character analysis: Romeo and Juliet in Act 2, Scene 2 – Part 2
- The violence of Romeo and Juliet
- Juliet's eloquence
- Romeo + Juliet at 20: Baz Luhrmann's adaptation refuses to age
- Key moments from Romeo and Juliet
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