Essay on Hatred

To what extent would an audience have sympathy for Shylock

‘The Merchant Of Venice’ is a Shakespeare play about a Jewish money-lender called Shylock who gives a Christian called Antonio a bond, but only intends to murder him. The play is also focused on the issue of racism in Venice. A modern audience may be more accepting of other cultures because more have become known […]

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The Origin of Hatred and Love In The Scarlet Letter

Nathaniel Hawthorne’s classic American novel The Scarlet Letter is replete with complex and profound subjects and themes; the symbolism and metaphor represented by the characters and their actions continuously function as mediums for Hawthorne to relate them to the reader. However, the most influential and consistently present subject is that of hatred and love. Hawthorne […]

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