by Ronnie Mulryne
from Modern Believing Vol 58:2 - April 2017

Abstract:

In what sense is King Lear a play for our times? The talk, written at the moment Brexit was announced, and the preface at the moment of the Donald Trump victory, attempt to draw parallels with, and even draw lessons from, Shakespeare’s greatest tragedy.

Keywords:

KING LEAR, SILENCE, POLITICAL DISILLUSION


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