Edexcel A Level Duchess of Malfi Essays

Edexcel A Level Webster’s Duchess of Malfi Essays

-How does Webster introduce the theme of corruption in the first 40 lines of the play? (A)
-After studying the opening act of ‘The Duchess of Malfi’, does Webster’s play fit within conventions of a Jacobean tragedy? (A)
-How does Webster create a clear sense of misogyny in Acts 1 and 2? (A)
-How does Ferdinand express his anger upon his discovery of the Duchess’ behaviour in Act 3 Scene 1+2? (A)
-Examine Webster’s presentation of women in the play. (A)
-Webster’s presentation of betrayal. (A)
-Explore Webster’s presentation of family in ‘The Duchess of Malfi’. (A)

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