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A Midsummer Night's Dream Study Guide & Essays

by William Shakespeare

A Midsummer Night's Dream is first mentioned by Francis Meres in 1598, leading many scholars to date the play between 1594 and 1596. It is likely to have been written around the same period Romeo and Juliet was created. Indeed, many similarities exist between the two plays, so much that A Midsummer…

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Posted By preetyka g #353756 at Jan 17, 2014 11:53 PM

How would you rate A Midsummer Night's Dream as a comedy?

IT IS A COMEDY BUT HOW DO WE KNOW THAT IT IS EXACTLY A COMEDY?

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Posted By cassidy s #336258 at Jan 16, 2014 8:29 AM

Use the three relationships that Shakespeare presents in A Midsummer Night's Dream, and describe each of them (i.e. obsessive behavior).

After describing each of these, note if you feel that these examples of romantic love reflect relationships in modern day. Explain.
Theseus and Hippolyta
Helena and Demetrius
Hermia and Lysander

A Midsummer Night's Dream | Answers: 1