Tag Archive for tragedy

Genre: Tragedy – Shakespeare

Mid last year, I wrote about the tragedy genre. I had a brief summation of the elements of tragedy and a list of possible tragic texts. The most well-known tragic texts, however, are the ones written by Shakespeare. Shakespearean tragedy…

Genre: Tragedy texts

I am not sure if this is a recent introduction in some schools, but some students are already studying genre in earlier years than Year 12. For example, either in Year 10 or in Year 11 as part of their…