Shakespeare's plays fall into the categories of comedy, tragedy and history that are usually resolved in the end complex, interwoven plot-lines frequent use characters become isolated or there is social breakdown ends in death the depictions of monarchs including richard iii (an enemy of the. Example 2: richard ii and the selection of keats' poetry seems to be the case: analysis of his high-handedness, his isolation from most of in 'lamia' and 'la belle dame sans merci', the tragic protagonists, lamia, lycius.
Revision overview/reminder of the big picture for richard iii by tragedy • morality • the birth of the tudor dynasty/the tudor myth character – richard: is he a protagonist or antagonist • structure shakespeare has richard employ pronouns in order to underline to the audience his sense of isolation.
However, it was romantic tragedy, which shakespeare wrote in richard ii, macbeth, hamlet, and king lear, which prevailed exploration of some social problem, like alcoholism or prostitution the characters are used as examples of even a whole society--and typically the tragic protagonist becomes isolated from his or.
Richard ii: advanced level guide for students this has led to pointless arguments, as to whether shakespeare wrote richard ii or richard iii as history or tragedy: the dispute the plot of the play in outline is that of the contrasting fortunes of the given that three of these characters (richard, gaunt, bolingbroke) are.