Titus Andronicus | Critical Essay by Sara Eaton

This literature criticism consists of approximately 29 pages of analysis & critique of Titus Andronicus.
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Critical Essay by Sara Eaton

SOURCE: “A Woman of Letters: Lavinia in Titus Andronicus,” in Shakespearean Tragedy and Gender, Indiana University Press, 1996, pp. 54-74.

In the following essay, Eaton suggests that through Lavinia, Shakespeare dramatized contemporary social tensions concerned with the value of humanist education. In particular, Eaton contends, Lavinia embodies the upper-class, humanist-educated woman who is perceived as a societal threat and who must consequently be silenced.

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